Glenna C. Grear, 81, of Massillon, a devoted wife, beloved mother, grandma, great-grandma and sister, passed away quietly while surrounded by her family on Saturday afternoon, April 1, 2017. Born in Massillon, January 25, 1936, a daughter to the late Glen and Laura (Simeral) Brestle, Glenna graduated with the Class of 1954, from Beallsville High School in Monroe County, Ohio. She and her husband, Glenn, married the following October and had spent the last 62 years together. An area resident for more than 50 years, Glenna was a homemaker and a member of Faith Lutheran Church in Massillon.

Predeceased by her parents and her brother, Dale Brestle; Glenna is survived by her husband, Glenn A. Grear and their daughters, Rhenda Grear Routh and Carolyn Grear Brothers; grandchildren, Kelly Routh, Cody (Brandy) Brothers and Ryan Brothers; great-grandchildren, Trent, Karlee and Dolan Brothers and her sister, Mrs. Kay Taylor, of North Canton.

Cremation has taken place with arrangements entrusted to Atkinson Feucht Hare Funeral Home in Massillon. No services have been scheduled. To sign our on-line guestbook, please visit,