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Glena Joy Boston, 72

September 18, 2021

Glena Joy Boston, 72, of Lancaster, PA, formerly of Battle Creek, Michigan, passed away Saturday, September 18, 2021, at Lancaster General Hospital.

She was the daughter of the late Glen and Myrtle Ione (Wilemon) Knowles. Glena was preceded in death by her husband, Alan M. Boston, in 1988 and her mother-in-law, Eleanor Boston, earlier this year.

Glena graduated from Battle Creek Central High School in Michigan and obtained a Nursing Degree as a Licensed Practical Nurse from Kellogg Community College.

Glena loved poetry, arts, crafts, nature, hot air ballooning, and snowmobiling. She was a member of the International Society of Poets and the Nebraska Balloon Club.

Surviving Glena are her two children; Rebecca “Becky” Boston, wife of Tobe Fischer, of Lancaster, Travis G. Boston, husband of Richelle, of Lancaster, grandchildren; Kristopher, Cameron, Kaylie, Alyssa, and Alexander Boston, A.J. Fischer and Ashley Patrick, and three great grandchildren.

A Memorial Service will be held on September 30th, 2021 at 11AM at Charles F. Snyder, Jr. Funeral Home & Crematory 3110 Lititz Pike Lititz, PA 17543 with The Rev. Robert Brody officiating. The family will receive friends from 10AM-11AM at Snyder’s. Interment will be held in Oak Hill Cemetery, Battle Creek, Michigan.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Glena’s memory to The National Wildlife Federation (nwf.org) PO Box 1583, Merrifield, VA 22116-1583.

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September 30, 2021

Glenda was my first guide to retail in Lanaster. She shared poetry, calligraphy, beautiful jewelry and basic common sense advice. I will always remember her kind smile. God be with you all.
Barbara Welch

September 25, 2021

My sincere condolences to Glena’s family.  I can’t believe she is gone.  Glena was one of my dearest friends and my life won’t be the same without her.  So very sorry I will be away and cannot attend memorial service.  My prayers will be with you all.

September 24, 2021

Glena Joy you were such a Joy for so many. Your family and friends have many wonderful memories of your love and caring. We will miss your smile and laughter. Missing you, your Omaha friend, Sarah

September 24, 2021

God Bless you all as you go through this time.  She is definately in a better place!  Much love to you.
 

September 24, 2021

I’m so sorry to hear my dear friend has passed. My prayers are for comfort for her friends and family.  I will miss you, my friend.
Joan Maturen

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Thursday, September 30, 2021
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Charles F. Snyder Funeral Home & Crematory
3110 Lititz Pike
Lititz, PA 17543
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