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Hannibal Courier - Post - Hannibal, MO
  • Glenda Faye McVeigh

  • Glenda Faye McVeigh, 72, of Terre Haute, Ind., passed away in her home with her loving family by her side on February 6, 2013, at 9:50 p.m.
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  • Glenda Faye McVeigh, 72, of Terre Haute, Ind., passed away in her home with her loving family by her side on February 6, 2013, at 9:50 p.m.
    She was born in Hannibal, Missouri on September 6, 1940, to Daniel Junior Damron and Lillian M. (Alexander) Damron.
    Glenda graduated from Northeast Missouri with a degree in Business Education. In one of her business classes, she met her husband, Don McVeigh Sr. She received a Master’s degree from Indiana State University.
    They were married on August 25, 1963. She taught at many institutions throughout her career and retired from Indiana State University, where she taught business courses.
    A mother of three, to Glenda family and friends were one of the most important parts of her life. She was a great cook and cooked special dinners for members of her family on their birthdays. Glenda had a heart of gold. She enjoyed volunteering at the 14th and Chestnut Community Center. She was a member of the Seelyville United Methodist Church, where she and her family had attended for 30 years. Glenda was also a member of Beta Sigma Phi. Glenda and her husband enjoyed golfing and traveling together.  She participated in a woman’s golf league. Glenda also enjoyed shopping. She especially enjoyed the Covered Bridge Festival.
    Glenda is survived by her husband of almost 50 years Don McVeigh Sr.; sons, Don McVeigh Jr., Steve McVeigh, his wife, Missi, Michael McVeigh, and his wife, Heather; grandchildren, Lyndsey Noelle, Lauren Ashley, Lizabeth Renee, and Max Daniel; great-grandchildren, Jaelin Noelle, Isabel Rae, and Hunter James; brothers, Jack Damron and his wife, Mae, Gary Damron and his wife, Lois; sister, Janet Janes and her husband, Frank; and sister-in-law, Pat Damron.
    She was preceded in death by her parents; and brother, Dan Damron.
    Funeral services are scheduled for Monday, February 11, 2013, at 1 p.m. at Seelyville United Methodist Church, 2351 N 2nd Street, Seelyville, IN 47879. Pastor Jack Dial will be officiating. Burial will be at Highland Lawn Cemetary.
    Visitation will be at Callahan-DeBaun Funeral Home, 2425 Wabash Avenue, Terre Haute, IN, on Sunday February 10, 2013, from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. and on Monday prior to services at the church from noon until 1 p.m.
    If desired, memorial contributions can be made to the 14th and Chestnut Community Center, 1403 Chestnut Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807.
    Online condolences can be made at www.callahanfuneralhome.com.  

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