Glenna M. Shuster

February 07, 1935 ‒ March 28, 2015

Martel, Ohio

Glenna M. Shuster, age 80, of Martel, passed away Saturday morning, March 28, 2015, at Signature HealthCARE of Galion.

She was born on February 7, 1935 in Crawford County to the late Raymond H. and Flossie M. (Stoneman) Bilger.

For 16 years Glenna worked tirelessly as a Nurse’s Aide for Galion Community Hospital.

Glenna had a passion for the great outdoors. She loved tending to her garden which often lead her to canning the vegetables she grew, fishing, and mowing. Glenna also loved to cook and spend time with her family. Most of all she loved her time spent with her grandkids.

She will be dearly missed by her husband, Roy L. Shuster, whom she married on December 29, 1952; daughters: Connie Rhodes of Caledonia, Peggy Mermann of Bucyrus, and Reba Jenkins of Caledonia; grandchildren: Danielle Hoffman, Mindy Byrd, Roy Rhodes, Jackie Rhodes, Josh Jenkins, and Heather Obenour; 8 great grandchildren; brothers: Jerry (Judy) Bilger of Marion, Delbert Bilger of Dunkirk, Norman (Helen) Bilger of Edison, Dale Bilger of Tiffin, Larry (Becky) Bilger of Caledonia, Dennis (Pauline) Bilger of Caledonia; sisters: Ruth Bilger of Cardington and Joyce (Bud) Dempster of Marion; and a special lifelong friend, June Landis.

Glenna was preceded in death by her parents; brothers: Junior, Herb, and David Bigler; and sisters: Mary McCurdy and Catherine Lyons.

Her family will greet friends on Wednesday, April 1, 2015, from 11 to 12 PM, at the Snyder Funeral Home, Craven Chapel, 67 N. Main St., Mount Gilead. Services celebrating her life will begin at 12 PM with Pastor Chris Stewart officiating. Burial will follow at Caledonia Cemetery.

If desired, memorial contributions may be made to Nationwide Children’s Hospital and may be sent to the care of the funeral home.

Snyder Funeral Homes of Mount Gilead are honored to have been chosen to serve Glenna’s family and your condolences can be expressed to them by visiting

  • RIP Glenna you was and always will be part of my family RIP love you all and I’m sorry for your loss: (

  • Deepest sympathy for the family of Glenna. I worked with Glenna at the Galion Community Hospital and and always enjoyed her so very much. She had the sweetest smile I have ever seen and I still remember her little giggle . May she rest in peace . and may you , her family, always remember her …she always spoke of her children and grand children with so much love. God bless you all Linda

  • Roy and family, your family has always been such good friends to ours. We were so sorry to hear of her passing. She will be dearly missed. Please know our family has yours in our thoughts and prayers. Until we meet again, may she rest with the Lord in peace and glory.

  • We are so sorry for this loss to your family… May all your memories help heal your hearts.
    Our Deepest Sympathy.
    Steve and Lusa Markley

  • So sorry for your loss. Can’t be there but you all will be in our thoughts and prayers.

    Ralph & Judy.