Glenn Francis's Story
Glenn Wahl, 86, of Lewiston, NY, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, December 26, 2017. Born on June 26, 1931 in Kirkland Lake, Ontario, Glenn was the daughter of the late Jean (McGinley) and William Maher.
A graduate of Rumymede High School and Toronto Teacher's College. She married Ronald Thatcher in 1954 and resided in Toronto. Glenn started her career as a teacher and then worked her way up in the dry cleaning business to Vice President of Cadet Cleaners in Toronto, Buffalo and Rochester. She was also the first female to become a polygraphist. In 1977 she married Bernard Wahl. Together they sailed and traveled extensively. Glenn was a Mensa member, loved life and her friends.
She is survived by her sons, Lorne (Margaret) Thatcher and Richard Thatcher; grandchildren, James Thatcher, Kailey Thatcher and fiance', Nicholas Buffone, Jr. She is also survived by her brother, William (Barb) Maher.
Glenn's family would like to thank the 5th floor staff at Degraff and Niagara Hospice for their compassionate care.
Glenn has donated her body to UB Anatomical Gift Program. There will be a celebration of life at a later date for friends and family.
Donations may be made to Niagara Hospice in Lockport or the M.S Association.
Published on December 30, 2017