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Shirley M. (Gore) McGlynn

September 13, 1935 ~ November 16, 2017 (age 82)
Shirley M. McGlynn, 82, of Sterling, passed away November 16, 2017 at Sterling Presbyterian Manor. She was born September 13, 1935 in Hutchinson, the daughter of Edd and Mable Faler Gore. Shirley graduated from Alden High School with the class of 1954. She was a lifelong Sterling resident. Shirley was a farmwife and owned and operated Shirley’s Hallmark in Sterling. She was a member of the United Methodist Church in Alden and Sterling; Women’s Sorosis; former member of the Sterling Presbyterian Manor Board; Sterling Chamber of Commerce; and Sterling Women’s Bowling League. On August 8, 1953, Shirley was united in marriage with James N. McGlynn in Chase, KS. He preceded her in death on September 7, 2013. She is also preceded in death by her parents; brother, Colonel Clark Kershner; and sister, Dorothy Dee Evans. She is survived by two sons; Greg and Carrie McGlynn, Tracy and Jennifer McGlynn, both of Sterling; two daughters, Stacy McGlynn of Hutchinson, and Tammy McGlynn of Dallas, TX; brother, Donald and Dorothy Kershner of Columbus, OH; three grandchildren, Cooper, James, and Kate McGlynn; and several beloved nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be 10:30 A.M., Monday, November 20, 2017 at the United Methodist Church, Sterling with Rev. Jeff Miller officiating. Burial will be at the Sterling Community Cemetery, Sterling. Visitation will be from 1:00 to 4:00 P.M., Sunday, November 19, 2017 at Birzer Funeral Home, Sterling with family present from 2:00 to 4:00 P.M. Memorials can be made to United Methodist Church, Sterling or Sterling Presbyterian Manor in care of Birzer Funeral Home, Sterling.

 Service Information

November 19, 2017

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Birzer Funeral Home
203 N. 7th
Sterling, Kansas 67579

Funeral Service
November 20, 2017

10:30 AM
United Methodist Church
Broadway & Jefferson
Sterling, Kansas 67579

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