1930 - 2017

Glenna L. Scalf, 86, of Canton, passed away at 4:24 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017, at Pekin Hospital.

She was born May 2, 1930, in Louisville, Ky., to Cawein and Bertha Siders Sale.

She is survived by seven children, Mike (Karen) Scalf of Maricopa, Ariz., Ronald (Janet) Scalf of Canton, Brent Scalf of Pekin, Debbie (Dean) Karcher of Pekin, Rod Scalf of Surprise, Ariz., Carla Scalf of Canton and Janet (Chuck) Gruber of Pekin; one brother, Ed Scalf; one sister-in-law, Edna Sale; 23 grandchildren; and 49 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one daughter, Brenda Joyce Scalf; and four brothers, Richard “Corkie,” Weston, Tracey and William Scalf.

Glenna retired from Graham Hospital, where she worked in surgical housekeeping. She enjoyed doing puzzles and coloring. She was a member of the Jehovah’s Witnesses in Canton and Pekin.

Cremation has been accorded.

A celebration of life service will begin at 11a.m. Friday, Jan. 6, at Oaks-Hines Funeral Home in Canton, where visitation will be one hour prior to services.

Memorial contributions may be made to Susan G. Komen or to the American Cancer Society.

To offer condolences online, visit www.oakshinesfuneralhome.com.