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Obituary for Glory Lynne Livingston

Glory Lynne Livingston of Ottawa, KS, peacefully passed away at her home with family and friends by her side August 8, 2020, Glory was 70 years old. Visitation (mask required) will be held Thursday, August 13 from 5-7 pm at Bruce Funeral Home, Gardner, KS (913) 856-7111. Graveside service (mask optional) will be Friday, August 14 at 10 am at Wellsville Cemetery, Wellsville, KS. Memorial contributions may be made to Hope House, Ottawa, KS. Condolences may be left at

Glory was born June 1, 1950 in Sioux City, IA to Lawrence (Larry) and Gloria (Waltermire) Sather. Glory and her family relocated to Cedar Rapids, IA in 1957 where she attended school graduating from John F. Kennedy High School in 1968. Glory and David met as members of Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Cedar Rapids, IA. They were married December 5, 1970 in Cedar Rapids and shared 40 years of marriage together. Dave and Glory had two sons, Brandon and Brian. While married they lived in Marshalltown, IA, Shawnee, KS, Gardner, KS, Wellsville, KS, and she recently relocated to Ottawa, KS to be closer to family.

Glory had a love for life and especially enjoyed spending time with her family, friends, horses, and dogs. She was active in multiple saddle clubs, horse circuits, and barrel racing associations including KSHSC, KBRA, and NBHA. Glory was a talented baker and cake decorator- having made hundreds of unique cakes including a life-sized pedal car cake. She and Dave loved to entertain in their home and always had great meals and loads of fun with friends and family. She especially enjoyed spending time with her (5) grandchildren.

Glory was preceded in death by her parents, Larry and Gloria Sather, infant sister Sally and husband David. Glory is survived by her sons Brandon Livingston and wife Amy and Brian Livingston and wife Erica; five grandchildren; Nathan, Erin, Bradley, Emily, and Ethan Livingston all of Ottawa, KS and sister April (Barton) and husband Alan of Wichita, KS.