Mary Sue (Wilhelm) Glass, 78, died Sunday, November 5th ready to enter a new life free of Parkinson's disease and surrounded by the husband, daughter and family that she has deeply missed.
Born September 14, 1945 to the late Margaret (Crump) Wilhelm and Carl Wilhelm. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband of almost 57 years Darrell (Hut) Glass; daughter, Joan Sayler and brother, Edward Wilhelm.
Mary Sue was a homemaker after the birth of her first child often commenting that all she wanted to be was a mom and she wanted a dozen kids! She and Hut only had 3 but Mary Sue was a babysitter to many. She kept a list and at last count she had touched the lives of 175 children.
A lifelong member of St. George's Episcopal Church in Mt. Savage and the Women of St. George. Mary Sue contributed to her church family and community through the years.
Dessert making was always a joy for Mary Sue taking pride in winning the dessert contest several years at family reunions. Christmas held a special joy in her heart as she loved to give gifts and send and receive Christmas cards. Even as Parkinson's took a toll, Mary Sue was known for her love for Hut and a wit and spunk that would still shine through.
Surviving are her daughter, Carla Geary and husband Brian; son, Rick Glass and wife Vicky; grandchildren, Walker Geary and wife Ally, Paige Geary and Fiancé Brad Becraft, Claire Darnell and husband Nathan, Laken Glass and fiancé Greg Nehls, McKenzie Glass and boyfriend Weston Hilliard; great granddaughter, Stevie Joan Darnell; great grandson, Woodson Bradford Becraft; sister, Ann Rogers as well as many nieces, nephews, friends and the good neighbors of Sunnyside, past and present
Family and friends will be received St. George's Episcopal Church, 12811 St. George's Lane, Mt. Savage on Friday, November 10, 2023 from 12 Noon to 2:00.
Funeral service will follow at 2:00 with Bishop Martin Townsend.
Interment will be in Restlawn Memorial Garden.
In Lieu of flowers donations can be directed to St. George's Episcopal Church, 12811 St. George's Lane, Mt. Savage.
Words of comfort may be sent to the family following the obituary at www.durstfuneralhome.com.