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Thurman T. Glassburn

September 14, 1920March 11, 2021

Thurman T. Glassburn, 100 of North Manchester and formerly of Huntington and Wabash passed away on Thursday, March 11, 2021 at Peabody Retirement Center in North Manchester. Thurman served his country during WWII. He was a postal carrier for many years. He enjoyed fishing, bowling and doing yard work. He loved his family and enjoyed spending time with them.

Thurman was born on September 14, 1920 in Miami County, the son of the late Gilbert and Ina (Roubenalt) Glassburn.

He was united in marriage to Viola Davenriner in 1946. Viola passed away on August 17, 1982. He later married Dorothy Barlow on January 2, 1983. Dorothy survives.

Additional survivors include a daughter: Sharon (Dewayne) Anderson of Huntington; a stepson: Phillip (Judy) Barnett of Chicago; four grandchildren: Michelle (Chad) Hacker of Huntington, Michael (Media) Anderson of Fort Wayne, Rachel (Aaron) Kiefer of Huntington, Matthew (Lindsey) Anderson of Utah; a step granddaughter: Michele (Kurt) Landis; five great grandchildren: Olivia Bickel, Madline Bickel, Cicilia Anderson, Emmanuel Anderson and Landin Kiefer.

He was preceded in death by nine siblings.

Visitation will be held on Monday March 22, 2021 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Myers Funeral Home Huntington Chapel, 2901 Guilford Street, Huntington, Indiana. We will be following the CDC’s and Indiana’s guidelines for Mask’s, Social Distancing and Social Gathering Limits.

Funeral service will be held on Monday March 22, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. at the Myers Funeral Home Huntington chapel, immediately following the visitation.

Interment will be at the Pilgrims Rest Cemetery.

Memorial donations can be made out to Stop Soldier Suicide in care of Myers Funeral Home, 2901 Guilford Street, Huntington, IN 46750.

  • FAMILY

  • Dorothy Glassburn, Wife
  • Sharon and Dewayne Anderson, Daughter and Son-in-law
  • Phillip and Judy Barnett, Stepson and Daughter-In-Law
  • Gilbert and Ina (Roubenalt) Glassburn, Parents (deceased)
  • Viola (Davenriner) Glassburn, First Wife (deceased)
  • Four grandchildren: Michelle and Chad Hacker, Michael and Media Anderson, Rachel and Aaron Kiefer, Matthew and Lindsey Anderson
    Step Granddaughter: Michele and Kurt Landis
    Five great grandchildren: Olivia Bickel, Madline Bickel, Cicilia Anderson, Emmanuel Anderson and Landin Kiefer.


    Thurman was preceded in death by nine brothers and sisters.
  • DONATIONS

  • Stop Soldier Suicide

Services

  • Visitation

    Monday, March 22, 2021

  • Funeral Service

    Monday, March 22, 2021

  • Interment

    Monday, March 22, 2021

Memories

Thurman T. Glassburn

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Jeannine Frantz

March 24, 2021

My sympathy to you and your family. I remember Uncle Thurman as a very intelligent man. I will miss you. Love to all of you.

Terry Scher

March 18, 2021

Dewayne,Sharon and family, our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Terry and Sue

Marianne Goshorn

March 14, 2021

Sharon,

I have so many fond memories of your Father.
So sorry for your loss.
All of you will be in my thoughts and prayers.

Ed & Carolyn Rahn

March 13, 2021

Sharon & Dewayne:
You have our deepest sympathy.
God be with both of you & your family.
You are in our prayers.
100 yrs old. What an accomplishment!

Ed & Carolyn Rahn

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY