GLENN C. JOHNSON

GLENN C. JOHNSON

MADERA — Glenn C. Johnson, 92, of Madera, died Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018 at Penn Highlands DuBois.

Born March 10, 1926 in Houtzdale, he was the son of the late Thorval and Alma (Olson) Johnson.

Glenn was a member of Faith United Lutheran Church, Houtzdale and the Houtzdale American Legion Freeberg Post 591.

He was a 1943 graduate of Woodward High School and received his Bachelor’s degree from Penn State University in 1950.

A veteran of the United States Army Air Force, he served during WW II as an armorer gunner with the 502nd Bomb Group.

Glenn was employed in sales for several companies thru out his life.

He enjoyed fishing, hunting, tying flies and reading his Bible.

On Nov. 20, 1953 he married Ethel (McMurray) Johnson, who preceded him in death on July 17, 2008.

Glenn was preceded in death by his parents; wife; a son, Joseph on Aug. 13, 2015; an infant son; a sister, Mildred; and a brother, Alton Johnson.

Funeral service will be held Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018 at 11 a.m. at Faith United Lutheran Church, Houtzdale with Pastor Christine Roe officiating.

Family and friends will be received at the Birger A. Freeberg Funeral Home Inc., Houtzdale on Wednesday from 5 to 8 p.m. and Thursday from 9 to 10:30 a.m. when the procession will leave for the church.

Interment will follow at St. Lawrence Cemetery with graveside military honors accorded by the Houtzdale American Legion Honor Guard.

Donations may be made in Glenn’s memory to Faith United Lutheran Church, P.O. Box 325, Houtzdale, PA 16651 or Clearfield County SPCA, 275 21st Street, Clearfield, Pa. 16830.

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