August 30, 1935 – May 4, 2013
Glenn, beloved husband of Marlene of Calgary, passed away on May 4, 2013 at the age of 77 years.
Glenn was born in Calgary on August 30, 1935 and grew up in both Calgary and Lethbridge. He graduated with an engineering degree from the University of Oklahoma in 1957. Immediately following graduation he began his remarkable 35 year career with Chevron. He worked in various locations including Stettler, Red Deer, Edmonton, Calgary, San Francisco, and Newfoundland. Glenn met and fell in love with Marlene Gerlach in Stettler and they married in 1958. Glenn was an amazing man who had many great qualities. He was always entertaining with his sense of humor and story telling. He was the life of every party. He had a great love for his grandchildren, his many friends and cats. His numerous hobbies kept him busy as well: skiing, golf, curling, tennis, travel, and wine making. Upon retirement Glenn worked tirelessly as a volunteer for the Chevron Retiree Association. Glenn spent the last 5 years in Carewest Signal Pointe suffering from dementia. The family would like to thank the wonderful and caring staff in House Two. Special thanks to companions Sam and Cheryl. The family also wishes to express their gratitude to Maureen, Lillian, Michelle, and Jackie as well as the support of friends and relatives who were always there for both Glenn and Marlene.
Glenn is survived by his loving family, his wife, Marlene, his daughters; Connie MacLeod (Chuck), Karen Urquhart (Emmett), grandchildren; Daniel and Matthew MacLeod, Kimberly Wells (Andrew), Max (Heather), Sean and Natalie Urquhart.
Glenn was predeceased by parents George and Thelma and sister Diane.
A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Carewest Signal Pointe 6363 Simcoe Road SW Calgary, AB T3H 4M3
In living memory of Glenn, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences