Glenda Sue Wilharm, 59

Glenda Sue Wilharm, age 59, of Clarksville, passed away on Sunday, March 4, 2018, at her residence in rural Clarksville.

Glenda was born on February 17, 1959, in New Hampton, the daughter of Della Lucille (Plummer) and James Allen Jordan.  

Glenda attended school in Plainfield and graduated from Plainfield High School in 1977.  

On Sept. 1, 1978, Glenda was united in marriage to Lonny “Sam” Dorlan Wilharm at Faith Lutheran Church in Shell Rock.  The couple made their home near Clarksville, where they raised their family.  

Glenda worked for the Nashua-Plainfield Public School from November 1990 until April 2013.  She was an administrative assistant for five years and managed the kitchen for fifteen.

Glenda was a member of the First United Church of Christ-Pleasant Valley.  

She enjoyed camping, fishing and spending time at Bass Camp, near Winona, Minnesota.  However, most of all, Glenda loved spending time with family and spoiling her granddaughters.

Glenda is survived by her husband, Sam; one son, Shane (Sadie) Wilharm of Plainfield; one daughter, Tami Rosol of Nashua; four granddaughters, Lanee and Caylee Wilharm and Rylee and Hailee Rosol; her mother, Della; two brothers, Jimmy Jordan of Oklahoma, and Randy Jordan of Memphis, Neb.; two sisters, Sherry Jordan of St. Bluff; Loretta White of Frederika; and several nieces and nephews.  

She was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Addison Wilharm; her father, James; and mother and father-in-law, Regina and Dorlan Wilharm.

Funeral services will be Friday, March 9, 2018, at 10:30 a.m. at First United Church of Christ-Pleasant Valley, with Pastor Peter Wenzel officiating.  

Burial will follow at Pleasant Valley Church Cemetery.  

Visitation will be held on Thursday, March 8, 2018, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home in Shell Rock, and also one prior to the service at the church on Friday. 

Memorials may be directed to the family, and online condolences for Glenda may be left at

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