Anita Shearer
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Obituary of Anita Shearer



Anita Joyce (Glenn) Shearer, beloved daughter of Floyd and Myrtle (Scarlett) Glenn, was born in Norton, Kansas on November 20, 1935, and peacefully passed away at the Norton County Hospital in Norton, Kansas on March 8, 2019, at the age of 83.

Anita grew up in Norton and graduated from Norton Community High School. On September 11, 1955, Anita married the love of her life, Gerald Shearer. They made their home in Norton where she worked as an accountant for Valley Hope.

Anita was a member of the First Church of God and also taught Sunday school. She enjoyed driving children to church camp and helping with the Vacation Bible School. Anita also enjoyed fishing and traveling in their motor home with her family. Besides her love for the Lord, her greatest love was her family, especially her husband, children, and grandchildren.

Survivors include: her loving husband, Gerald Shearer, of their home in Norton; one son, Stephen, and wife, Annie Shearer; one daughter, Stacy, and husband, John Geil; one sister, Norma, and husband, Jack Whistler; two sister-in-laws, Carol Glenn and Peggy Glenn; four grandchildren; one great-grandchild; several other relatives and friends.

Anita was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Donald and Jerry Glenn.

FUNERAL SERVICE – Friday, March 15, 2019 – 10:30 A.M.

PLACE – First Church of God – Norton, Kansas

INTERMENT – Norton Cemetery – Norton, Kansas

MEMORIALS – First Church of God in Norton

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