Woodburn Missionary Church
Friday December 21st, 2012
6:00pm - 8:00pm
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Glen L. Detmom
Glenn L. Detmon, 87, of Antwerp, passed away Thursday, December 20, 2012 at Hickory Creek Nursing Home, Hicksville.
Glenn was born in Oak Harbor, Ohio on May 9, 1925, a son of the late Lillian (Matzen) and Roy Detmon.
He proudly served in the U.S. Army in WW II, where he was awarded the Purple Heart. Glenn was a member of Antwerp VFW Post #5087 and had attended the First Baptist Church.
He was an electrician at Phelps Dodge, Fort Wayne.
On April 12, 1946 he married Gladys Wonderly.
Glenn will be sadly missed by his wife, Gladys; son, Leslie & daughter, Ramona (Dennis) Fish all of Antwerp; 5 grandchildren & 8 great grandchildren. His brother, Arnold, preceded him in death.
His service is at Dooley Funeral Home, Antwerp, at 11 am on Saturday, December 22nd, with viewing one hour prior.
Glenn will be laid to rest at Maumee Cemetery with military honors.
Viewing is also Friday, Dec 21st, 6 to 8 pm.
Memorials are to Antwerp EMS, PO Box 1046 Antwerp, OH 45813.
Condolences and fond memories may be shared at www.dooleyfuneralhome.com
Gladys, Les, and Monie,
We were so sorry to read of Glenn's passing today. I will always remember all of the fun in the backyards with both of our parents. Our dad's solving all of the problems of the world while getting the yards just right. Many hours were spent in the garages just joking and hanging out. Glenn was a good and kind man and I guess that is what I will always remember most about him.
Ron and Cheryl
Ron and Cheryl Farnsworth Dec 26 2012 12:00 AM
Gladys, so sorry to hear about your loss. I loved running into you and Glenn as you were either shopping or 'eating out' in Paulding. I have missed those times, but never forget them!
Our sympathy to you, Les and family.
Cindy Kauser Dec 25 2012 12:00 AM
Dear Les and family,
So sorry to hear about your Dad.
Rita Gross Dec 24 2012 12:00 AM
So sorry to hear about Glenn. What a good man. Always enjoyed his personality and stories! Sympathies to all of you.
Ron & Cindi (Shull) Slattery Dec 23 2012 12:00 AM
I'm sorry for the loss of your dear loved one, you are not alone and may you find encouragement from God's word the holy bible at 2 Corinthians 1:3,4: "Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of tender mercies and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort those in any sort of tribulation through the comfort with which we ourselves are being comforted by God."
May you be comforted and have peace during this painful and difficult time as you draw close to God in prayer. (Isaiah 12:2, Psalms 83:18)
Mrs. Ganaway Dec 22 2012 12:00 AM
Sorry to here about your loss.
Kevin Lirot Dec 21 2012 12:00 AM
hello les, sorry to here about your dad. kay and jerry reuille
jerry reuille Dec 21 2012 12:00 AM
Les - So very sorry to read of your Dad's passing today. Hope all goes well for you in the coming days ahead and that you can find some comfort too. Prayers to all of your family in this time.
Ft. Wayne, Ind.
Andrea Panico Dec 21 2012 12:00 AM