Catherine Ann “Kay” <I>O'Connor</I> Glancy

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Catherine Ann “Kay” O'Connor Glancy

DAVENPORT - Funeral services and a Mass of Christian Burial for Catherine A. "Kay" Glancy will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, January 4, 2013, at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church, 916 E. Rusholme Street, Davenport. Burial will be in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Davenport. Her family will greet friends Friday in the Gathering Space at the church from 9:30 a.m. until the time of Mass. The Halligan McCabe DeVries Funeral Home, Davenport, is assisting the family with arrangements. Mrs. Glancy died peacefully Saturday, December 29, 2012, at the Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Davenport.

Catherine Ann O'Connor was born August 21, 1926, in Webster City, Iowa, a daughter of, William C. and Bertille (Broderick) O'Connor. She was united in marriage to Thomas Glancy, October 22, 1949, at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church. He preceded her in death August 25, 1981.

Kay was a 1944 graduate of I.C.A. and went on to graduate from the former Marycrest College in 1949. She was a teacher in the Davenport Diocese for many years, serving students at St. Mary's, St. Joe's and Holy Trinity Schools prior to retiring for health reasons. As the "Music Minister" for the Sunday Catholic Mass in the Activity Room at Petersen Commons, her singing ability, laughter, and sense of humor was greatly enjoyed by all.

In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to a favorite charity of your choice.

Those left to honor her memory include her children and their spouses; two daughters, Teresa and John Clark, Phoenix, and Sharon Logue, of Georgia; her son, Kevin and Linda Glancy, Davenport; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; a sister, Sister Mary O'Connor, B.V.M., Dubuque; two brothers and a sister-in-law, Ed O'Connor, Ames, Iowa, and Jim and Eleanor O'Connor, Davenport; numerous loving nieces, nephews; and her sisters at the Humility of Mary where she was an Associate for over 25 years.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and a sister-in-law. May they rest in peace.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 102895208
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Catherine Ann “Kay” O'Connor Glancy (21 Aug 1926–29 Dec 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 102895208, citing Mount Calvary Catholic Cemetery, Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Ken Nagel (contributor 47221898) .