Glenda L. Sheets


Glenda L. Sheets, 78, Nappanee, died at 8:15 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, at Signature Health Care in Bremen.
She was born July 3, 1940, in Nappanee, to Foster and Velma (Mangus) Dumph. Glenda was a 1958 Nappanee High School graduate.
On July 22, 1962, she married Donald Sheets in Nappanee. He preceded her in death Dec. 4, 2011.
Glenda was a lifetime area resident and had worked at Evangel Press as a bookkeeper for many years. Glenda had attended First Brethren Church in New Paris. She enjoyed doing puzzles and visiting with her neighbors in NorthWood Circle.
She is survived by a daughter, Rita Ward, Bremen; son, Russell Sheets, Fort Wayne; grandchildren, Daniel (Amanda) Ward, Bremen, and Jessica (Brandon) Hershberger, Plymouth; great-grandchildren, Hudson Ward, Memphis Ward and Emzy Hershberger.
She was preceded in death by her half sisters, Velma Berger, Dorothy Hollar and Mary Edith Holdeman.
Family and friends may call from 2-7 p.m. Sunday, March 3, at Thompson-Lengacher & Yoder Funeral Home, Nappanee, and one hour prior to the 10:30 a.m. funeral service, Monday, March 4, also at the funeral home. Pastor Jeff Estep, of First Brethren Church in New Paris, will officiate.
Burial will follow at Union Center Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be given to Elder Haus.
Published on March 1, 2019
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2 posts

Mar 02, 2019
To the family of Glenda Sheets: We are very sorry for your loss and we send you our deep sympathy and prayers. Dear Russ - I see now where you got your excellent accounting knowledge and skills and your ability to teach others. God Bless. Marlene & Greg
Thomas Young of Pendleton, Oregon
Mar 02, 2019
So very sorry to hear of your loss.I remember having dinner in your home and the fun we had with the water glass with a hole in it!