Glenda May Carlini, 92, Nevada, MO passed from this life on Friday, November 19, 2021 at her home in Nevada. Glenda was born May 7, 1929 in Bronaugh, MO to Glen and Gertrude (Zilliox) Stewart. She married Bill Carlini in Ft. Scott, KS on June 1, 1947 and he survives of the home.
Glenda grew up in Nevada and graduated from Nevada High School with the Class of 1947. She worked for many years at Nelly Don in Nevada and later in food service for the Nevada R-5 School District for several years.
Glenda traveled all over the country with Bill when he worked in pipeline construction. She had her pilot’s license and enjoyed flying as well as gardening and working in her yard. Glenda was a member of the Calvary Baptist Church in Nevada.
In addition to her husband Bill, she is survived by two grandsons, Brad Evans (Jennifer), and Matt Evans (Sara), of Richland, MO; five great-grandchildren, Zach Evans, Sadie Evans, Lane Evans, Ethan Evans, and Cooper Evans; one sister, Daisy Mahurin, Lee’s Summit, MO; sister-in-law, Maxine Sloan, Nevada, MO; and daughter-in-law, Doris McGrath, Nevada, MO. She was preceded in death by her parents; her daughter, Deanna Evans; her son, Sam Carlini; one brother, Eddie Stewart; and her brother-in-law, Wally Sloan.
Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at Newton Burial Park, Nevada, with Pastors Terry Mosher and Mark Mitchell officiating.
Memorials are suggested to Calvary Baptist Church in c/o Ferry Funeral Home.