February 25, 1963 – June 16, 2017


Glenna Joann Shryock, 54, of Newton, Illinois passed away surrounded by her family at 12:00 p.m. on Friday, June 16, 2017 at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield, Illinois.


Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at the Scott Avenue Christian Church in Newton. Visitation will be on Monday evening from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the church. Burial will be in the Mount Calvary Cemetery in Newton. Barkley Funeral Chapel in Greenup is assisting the family. Memorials may be made to the Newton Band Boosters or the Jasper County Cancer Support Group. Online condolences can be expressed at www.barkleyfuneralchapels.com.


Glenna was born on February 25, 1963 in Effingham, Illinois, the daughter of Glenn and Monica (Keller) Frichtl. She married Randall Shryock on June 18, 1983. Glenna worked at Rex Vault Service in Newton as an Office Assistant for over 15 years. She loved sewing, photography and writing. She loved helping out with the high school musicals and was a huge supporter of the band program. She was very active as a member of the Scott Avenue Christian Church.


Glenna is survived by her husband Randy; father, Glenn (Judi) Frichtl of Newton; children, Leah (Donovan) Stopher of Greenup and Matthew Shyrock of Newton; brother, Daniel Frichtl of Newton; nephew, Zachary Frichtl of Noble and niece, Lauryn Frichtl of Oblong.


She was preceded in death by her mother Monica.