Sylvester F. “Bob” Glenn
Sylvester F. “Bob” Glenn, age 80, died early Tuesday morning, January 10, 2012, at the Meade District Hospital, Meade, Kansas.
He was born July 22, 1931, at Fowler, Kansas, the son of Clayton Leon and Francis Catherine (Sobba) Glenn. As a young boy he attended the Fowler school system, graduating from Fowler High School in q1949. Upon his graduation, he joined the United States Navy serving aboard the U.S.S. Boxer during the Korean Conflict. After his discharge he returned to Fowler and began his farming career. He served the county as a Meade County Commissioner for a number of years, representing the Fowler area townships.
He was a member of St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, the American Legion, and was a former board member of the Fowler Equity Exchange. He enjoyed playing golf, camping, fishing, and spending time with his family and friends.
On December 19, 1953, he married Mary Ann Ebersole at Plains, Kansas. She precedes him in death on January 4, 2007.
He is survived by: Two sons, Randy Glenn and wife Sharon of Garden City, Kansas and Darren Glenn of Cimarron, Kansas; A sister, Dorothy Marie Glenn of Fowler, Kansas; Four grandchildren, Jennifer, Drew, Cassandra, and Presley.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Mary Ann; a brother, Gerald Glenn; and a sister, Evelyn L. Dye.
Vigil services will be held at 7:00 p.m. Thursday, January 12, 2012, at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, Fowler. Holy Mass will be celebrated at 2:00 p.m. Friday, January 13, 2012, at the church. Friends may call from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Thursday at Fidler-Orme-Bachman Mortuary, Meade. Interment will follow in the Fowler Cemetery, Fowler.
The family would welcome memorials to the Fowler Legacy Foundation in care of the funeral home.
Personal condolences may be given to the family at www.fidlerormebachmanmortuary.com