Obituaries

Glen Gary Conner 1937 - 2011 Louisburg

Services for Glen Gary Conner, 73, Louisburg, will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 15, at Riverview General Baptist Church, 7924 Riverview, Kansas City, Kan. Burial will be at Maple Hill Cemetery, Kansas City, Kan.
Mr. Conner died Sunday, Jan. 9, 2011, at Shawnee Mission Medical Center surrounded by his family.
He was born Dec. 12, 1937, in Summersville, Mo,
He lived in Summersville until 2001, when he moved to Louisburg to be near his grandchildren and work as a truck driver with the family business, IXT Trucking in Kansas City, Kan. Mr. Conner especially loved spreading the Gospel, playing in the church band at area nursing homes.
A son, Glen Conner Jr., died in 2008.
Survivors include his wife of 49 years, Carol Conner, of the home; two children, Karen (Paul) Duff, Overland Park, and Christopher Conner, Smithville, Mo.; and five grandchildren.
Friends may call at the visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 14, at the church.
The family suggests memorial contributions to the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation, sent in care of Alden-Harrington Funeral Home, 214 Oak St., Bonner Springs, KS 66012.