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Edith E. (Glotzbach) Sack

March 2, 2017

Edith “Edie” Elizabeth (Glotzbach) Sack passed away Thursday, March 2, 2017 in her home with family at her bedside.

She was born in Paxico, to Isedor and Otillia (Meinhardt) Glotzbach July 8, 1924.  She was one of 10 children.

She married Lorain J. Sack June 12, 1945 in Del Rio, Texas at Sacred Heart Catholic Church.  They were married 57 years before his death in 2002.

Edie is survived by her sons, James (Beverly), Palmyra, Nebraska, Don (Marlene), St. Marys and Paul (Becky), Scranton; two daughters, Marcie Cook and Jane (Randy) Kincaid all of St. Marys; her third daughter, Jean (Marvin) Clark preceded her in death.  She also had 17 grandchildren and 28 great-grandchildren.  She leaves one brother, Dennis (Ruby) Glotzbach and one sister, JoAnn Miller of Topeka; one sister-in-law, Betty Sack, Wichita and many nieces and nephews.

Edie graduated from Paxico High School and then worked at the ATSF office until her marriage.  In later years she worked at the St. Marys Library and as a bookkeeper for the parish of Immaculate Conception.

She was a loving wife, amazing mother and devoted friend to many in St. Marys.  She loved playing golf and bridge, reading and visiting friends.  To her very last day on earth she enjoyed interacting with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  We were all truly blessed to have her in our lives.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 A.M. Monday, March 6, 2017 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in St. Marys.  Interment will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, St. Marys.  Mrs. Sack will lie in state from 2:00 until 5:00 P.M. Sunday, March 5, 2017 at the church where there will be a rosary recited at 5:00 P.M.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth and sent in care of Piper Funeral Home, 714 Maple St., St. Marys, Kansas 66536.  To leave an online condolence please go to www.piperfuneralhome.com.


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16 thoughts on “Edith E. (Glotzbach) Sack

  1. Oh my goodness, Jane, I just saw that your mother passed. What a wonderful lady she was. Blessings to you and your family in this sad time. Peace my friend.

  2. My condolences to the family for your loss. May the God of all comfort give peace to each of you as we await the day
    when Jesus calls for those in the memorial tombs to come out. (2 Corinthians 1:3,4; John 5:28,29)

  3. Helen and I sent our deepest condolences and prayers to all members of the Sack family,may she rest in peace

    • Helen and I send our deepest condolences and prayers to all members of the Sack family,may she rest in peace

  4. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. We have many wonderful memories of Aunt Edie, St.Mary’s family reunions and how full of life and happy she was whenever we visited. Wish we could be there to help celebrate her life..with you in spirit. Love to all

  5. Edie Sack was a dear Old Friend. Brad was asking about her recently. My Sympathy & prayers to all the family .

  6. I did not know Mrs. Edie, but knew her daughter Marcie Cook. Our deepest condolences to all of her family. We know she will be missed.

  7. Edie was a sweet lady who had a smile for everyone she met. We know she will be dearly missed by her family and friends. Our prayers and deepest sympathy to the family.

  8. So sorry to read of Edith’s passing. Your entire family is in our prayers, and may she Rest In Peace.

  9. Our deepest sympathy to Edie’s Family. May she rest in peace and may memories help ease your sorrow.

  10. Edie will be missed by all who knew her. Loved to visit with her for she is always entertaining & informative. We all know she will be surrounded by her loved ones in heaven above. Sympathy to the family and may she rest in peace.

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