Graveside services for Mary Elizabeth Glenn, 93, of Caldwell,
who died Sunday, Feb. 1, at a Caldwell nursing home, will be
held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens,
Bishop Allen Ashby of the Middleton Church of Jesus Christ
of Latter-day Saints, 2nd Ward, will officiate, under the
direction of Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
Mrs. Glenn was born Sept. 2, 1893, at Richfield, Utah, to
Andrew and MaryAnn Donaldson Gilbert. She was reared and
educated in Richfield and moved with her parents to Castle
She married John McClusky in 1911 in Castle Gate. He was
killed along with her father in a mining accident in Castle
Gate in 1924.
She later married Blackie Glenn and he subsequently died
of a mining injury.
She moved to LaGrande, Ore., then lived and worked in
Portland during World War II. In 1945, she moved to Baker,
Ore., for five years. She moved to Caldwell, where she had
resided since that time.
She was an active member of the LDS Church.
She is survived by six grandchildren, including George C.
Dufur, of Boise; 20 great-grandchildren ; and a
She was preceded in death by three daughters, two sisters
and four brothers. Friends may call at the Caldwell Flahiff
chapel Wednesday from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Thursday from 9
a.m. to noon.