OBITUARY

William Andrew Glenn

November 27, 1947August 24, 2013
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WILLIAM ANDREW GLENN Our loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather, William Andrew Glenn, passed away Saturday, August 24 after contending with kidney failure. He was 65 years old. William was born in Elko, Nevada on November 27, 1947. He was the oldest of seven siblings. He moved to the Rubidoux area as a child and attended Rubidoux High School graduating in 1966. Upon graduating he gave 25 years of active and reservist with the U.S. Navy and the Coast Guard. William was married after high school on October 3, 1969 to Joyce Elaine Mount. After his time with the military he took over a business in 1982, DC Electronics Inc in Rubidoux. William enjoyed flying small aircraft in his younger years. He also served 5 years as a volunteer fire fighter and became Chief of the volunteer fire fighters at CDF in Glen Avon. William enjoyed camping and off-roading. The last 5 years he enjoyed jeeping at Calico Ghost Town. William is survived by his wife Joyce; sister Vivian Christensen; brother Robert Glenn; sister Faith Claypole; brothers Eddie, Donnie and Terry Glenn. He is also survived by his Uncle Jim Betzing, along with his children Penny Mello, Kim Maupin and Andrew Glenn. He is also survived by six grandchildren Joseph, Adriane, Drew, Alex, Christina and Harley, along with 2 great grandchildren Cloudy and Tristan. Preceded in death by mother Elizabeth and grand daughter Sabrina. A Memorial Service will be held at Green Acres Memorial Park and Mortuary on September 13, 2013 at 10am, with a reception to follow. In lieu of flowers you may donate to The National Kidney Foundation or the Disabled Veterans.

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  • Memorial Service Friday, September 13, 2013
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Joyce Glenn

September 19, 2013

Bill,
We almost made it to 44 years! Some wonderful times & some sad times. It was so great to have you as my Husband! You did so many Wonderful things for me, and the Kids. We were all proud of you! I always thought you were so Handsome in your uniform! Well we finally got most of our families together for your Service. I felt you there with us! You can finally rest. No more worries or pain. May my love follow you forever!
All My Love
Your Wife Joyce

Terry Glenn

September 14, 2013

I will miss you and your kindness. You were a great brother and a loving family man.

Christina Flores

September 13, 2013

I'm so happy to have had a grandpa that loves so much and always helped everyone. You have so many friends and family, it seems like you know everyone! I was lucky to be your granddaughter. I'm glad that you met my daughter your great grandchild. You passed a week after you met her. We got pictures of you two together, you were so happy that I asked for pictures of you two together. You thought she was so great and bragged to everyone. You told us she would be the boss and you were right she is our boss! I regret not spending more time with you, talking to you more, making more memories. But I am glad that we had the memories that we had. I love you. We'll miss you.

Gary Alexander

September 13, 2013

Bill, it still hasn't sunk in. I spent most of my life at your house. you, Joyce and Andy are my second family. I didn't get a chance to thank you for all you've done for me all my life. For the things you taught me, advice you gave me, and telling me what I needed to hear instead of what I wanted to hear. I will always remember you for the kind person you were

Carole & Sonny Schaffer

September 11, 2013

When I look back in time it brings a smile! Thank you so much for the great friendship we had and all the crazy fun! I want to thank you and Joyce for being so good to my boys, Gary & Greg. You treated them like family and I can't thank you enough, I have always appreciated you so much. We will all miss you, but we will always remember you and your kindness!!! May you Rest in Peace and know how much you are loved.

September 9, 2013

I have known you for a long time. And worked beside you for many years. You were the best boss I ever worked for. I will miss you a lot.
Cherie Andreas

Jen Meister

September 2, 2013

Thoughts and prayers are with you all as you mourn and grieve. Love you guys! The Meister/ Wright clan!

Dawn Manginen

August 31, 2013

Thank You, for all you have done for Andy, Harley & I! For pushing me out of my comfort zone and encouraging us, enlightening us to new experiences, above all your love and support! You will be greatly missed by us all! Love you, Dad & Grandpa! <3

Andrew Glenn

August 30, 2013

LOVE YOU DAD!

Barbara Martinez

August 29, 2013

Peace be with the Glenn Family and Friends. His spirit lives on through all those lives he touched. Amen