Glenn Wenger

September 25, 1928 - May 3, 2019
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Glenn M. Wenger, 90, of New Philadelphia, passed away in New Dawn Health Care Center at Dover, on May 3, 2019 following a period of declining health.

Born in New Philadelphia on September 25, 1928, he was the son of the late Daniel and Elizabeth (Kuhns) Wenger.

After graduating from New Philadelphia High School, …

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Glenn M. Wenger, 90, of New Philadelphia, passed away in New Dawn Health Care Center at Dover, on May 3, 2019 following a period of declining health.

Born in New Philadelphia on September 25, 1928, he was the son of the late Daniel and Elizabeth (Kuhns) Wenger.

After graduating from New Philadelphia High School, Glenn joined the United States Army where he served during the Korean Conflict. Later, he joined the former Joy Manufacturing working as a laborer.

Glenn was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie #515, where he became a state officer.

On February 20, 1953, Glenn married his wife of nearly 58 years, the former Betty Mae Ott. She preceded him in passing on February 10, 2011.

He is survived by his son, Randy (Maureen) Wenger of New Philadelphia; daughter-in-law, Marcia Wenger of Dover; five grandchildren, Daniel and Josh Maley, Seth and Parker (Michelle) Swegheimer and Emma Wenger; two great-grandchildren, Taylor Maley and Logan Swegheimer; and his brother, James Wenger of New Philadelphia.

In addition to his parents and wife, Glenn was preceded in death by his son, Mike; and 10 siblings.

A graveside service for friends and family will be held in Jerusalem Church Cemetery on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 11 AM with Pastor Larry Sims officiating.

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Service Information

Date: Saturday, May 18, 2019

Time: 11:00 am

Jerusalem Church Cemetery

Address:

1417 Stonecreek Rd, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

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Born: September 25, 1928
Died: May 3, 2019

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Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

Jo A. Zimmerman-Flash posted on 5/15/19

Our blessings to the family. We were first cousins to Betty. The Zimmerman Family. Bakersville, OH Jo A. Zimmerman-Flash, Punta Groda, FL Jane Zimmerman-Douglas, Venice, FL

 

Gretchen (Berry) McAuliffe posted on 5/13/19

Prayers for your family and for the soul of great Uncle Glenn.

 

Allison Bechtol posted on 5/12/19

Deepest sympathy to all the family members, from Lee and Allison Hardesty-Bechtol.

 

Bob & Donna posted on 5/12/19

To Uncle Glenn. You were a sweet friendly and gentle spirited man. My Prayers are with all of the Family. WE LOVE YOU ALL??

 

Brenda and Linda Nobile posted on 5/10/19

Randy and Family Linda and I send our Consolences for the loss of you father. He was a very special man. Betty is waiting with open arms for him. Hugs to all.

 

Anna Bayer posted on 5/10/19

Dale and I want to wish you comfort in the death of your Father. We remember many great times together when we were all much younger. God be with you now and in the future as you mourn his loss. Dale and Annie Bayer

 

PAT KAUFFMAN posted on 5/10/19

Randy and family, So sorry to read about your Dad. I know he is happy with your Mom and Mike. I have many great memories of being with all of you. Will keep you and your family in my prayers.

 

Rick Jones posted on 5/10/19

Your Dad and Mom are now together Forever, !!! He has no more Pains,Thankful for getting to know these 2 Great Eagle Friends & Family...RIP GLEN....Lots of Love ,Prayers ,Friendship,and Sympathy sent Randy ,to U & Family....Amen...

 

Jim Jakubowski posted on 5/9/19

Randy, know that your Dad is free of all pain and suffering. He is with your Mom and brother Mike! Prayers to you and your family.

 

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