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Abby Elizabeth Sanborn Glenn
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Birth: Dec. 6, 1925
Sandpoint
Bonner County
Idaho, USA
Death: Dec. 8, 2010
Spokane
Spokane County
Washington, USA

GLENN, Abby E. (Sanborn): Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice

Spokesman-Review, The (Spokane, WA) - December 12, 2010

GLENN, Abby E. (Sanborn)
(Age 85)

Passed away Wednesday, December 8, 2010 in Spokane WA. Crabby Abby was the first of eight children born to Harvey and Marie Sanborn and was raised in Sandpoint, ID until the family moved to Spokane, where she graduated from Rogers High School, Class of 1944.
While in the 9th grade Abby achieved the highest score on a state wide intelligence test.
After her marriage she moved to Ballard returning to Spokane several years later.
Abby worked as the office manager at Pratt Furniture Co. She then worked for the city as a records clerk for The Spokane Police Department. Abby transferred to the Municipal Court of Spokane from which she retired.
A devout coffee drinking Lutheran she was a charter member of All Saints Lutheran Church. She was greatly loved and will be missed. We'll never be able to look at a Maxine card without thinking of her.
Abby is survived by her daughter Sandi Crabtree; son Chrstphre Campbell; grandchildren Don Crabtree, Deana (Ernest) Wickert and Derrick (Brandi) Crabtree; great-grandchildren Sierra Crabtree, Blake Crabtree and Kaden Wickert;
brothers Norman, Hod (Virginia), Corky (Brigitte), Mike (Susan) and K.C. (Lynda) Sanborn;
sisters Beverly Patterson and Ila (Joe) Simpson; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral service will be Monday, December 13, 2010 at 1:00 p.m. at All Saints Lutheran Church, 314 S. Spruce. In lieu of flowers donations may be sent to Union Gospel Mission, 1224 E. Trent or All Saints Lutheran Church. Please visit Abby's online memorial and leave a condolence at www.hennesseyfuneralhomes.com. Arrangements by:
 
 
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 Parents:
  Harvey H Sanborn (1894 - 1974)
  Marie E Cambell Sanborn (1899 - 1987)
 
Burial:
Fairmount Memorial Park
Spokane
Spokane County
Washington, USA
 
Created by: Karen Bryant
Record added: Jun 05, 2012
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Abby Elizabeth <i>Sanborn</i> Glenn
Added by: Karen Bryant
 
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