Mrs. Glenys L. (Savary) Symonds, 78, of Cascade, Md., died Tuesday evening, Jan. 24, 2012, in the Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown. She had been in failing health for the past month.
Born Oct. 4, 1933, in Malden, Mass., she was the daughter of the late Robert and Enid (Field) Savary. She lived her early life in Malden.
She and her husband, the late Raymond F. “Fred” Symonds, were married Nov. 11, 1951, in Malden. They moved to their home in Cascade in November 1969. Mr. Symonds died Aug. 28, 2011.
Mrs. Symonds worked as an aide at the Cascade Elementary School and also as a clerk at the thrift store at Fort Ritchie. However, she was a homemaker most of her life.
She was a member of the Eastern Star in Thurmont, Md., and attended services at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Sabillasville, Md. She also was a volunteer at various organizations in the community, including the Washington County Election Board.