Paulette R. Glaspie

Jul 16, 2017
Glaspie, Paulette


2:00 p.m. Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at Kearns Funeral Service Kimball Chapel


5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. on Monday; and also one hour before the service at Kearns Funeral Service Kimball Chapel


Inurnment will be held at a later date.


May be directed to the family.


Paulette R. Glaspie, 70, of Waterloo, died Sunday, July 16, 2017 at Covenant Medical Center. She was born October 18, 1946 in Waterloo the daughter of Paul and Kathryn (Morelock) Taylor. Paulette was a 1965 graduate of Waterloo East High School and received her LPN degree from Hawkeye Community College.

She married James R. Glaspie, Sr. on January 28, 1967 at the Salvation Army Chapel in Waterloo; he preceded her in death on April 6, 2017.

Paulette worked as an LPN at Harmony House and retired from Arrowhead Clinic, working as Dr. Larry Standing’s nurse for many years.

Survived by: 2 sons, James R. (Jan) Glaspie, Jr. of Cedar Falls and Jeff Glaspie of Des Moines; a daughter, Jennifer Glaspie of Waterloo; 9 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren and two sisters, Pauline Bickner of Waterloo and Paula (Mike) Wyant of Evansdale.

Preceded in death by: her parents; her husband and one granddaughter.

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  1. Dixie Blasberg | Jul 25, 2017

    My sincere thoughts of sympathy goes out to Paulette's family. I worked with Paulette for a few years at Arrowhead. She always had a smile on her face & concern for her patients. I know she loved her children.

  2. Kim Sanders | Jul 25, 2017
    My heart goes out to you all and my thoughts and prayers are with you. Your mom was always so sweet to me. Jeff and Jennifer know that your on my heart. 
  3. Mary Meier | Jul 24, 2017
    So sorry to hear of Paulette's passing.  I worked under her at Harmony House.  Thoughts and prayers for the family during this time.
  4. Stephanie | Jul 24, 2017
    We Are So Sorry For The Loss Of Your Mother. Our Hearts Goes Out To The Glaspie Family At This Difficult Time From Susan ,Amy ,Stephanie, Jerry James.. 
  5. Marie Thomas Hills | Jul 24, 2017

    Jim and family,  Sorry to hear of losing your Mom.  You are in my thoughts and prayers.  My you feel God's arms wrapped around you.

  6. Beverly Gibson | Jul 21, 2017
    My heart goes out to you all for the loss of both Paulette and James in such a short time !  May God comfort you and be your strength throughout this difficult time, and lighten your heavy hearts with His Sonshine.  (  I was also a part of the Northwestern Bell/ US West family. )
  7. Mary Kay Gilstrap 8Cbb7 | Jul 19, 2017
    So sorry for your loss. I went to school with both your parents and then was part of the telephone family. 

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