Glen W. Guenther, of Chesterton, passed away Tuesday October
28, 2008 at the VNA Horton Hospice Center in Valparaiso. He was 82.
He was born on May 16, 1926
in Winsor, Ontario, Canada to Melvin and Margaret (Simpson) Guenther, both of
whom preceded him in death.
On August 21, 1948 at the
Chapel of the Dunes in Miller, he married Bettie J. Carew, who survives in
He is also survived son, Jeff
(Annie) Guenther of Westfield; daughters, Glenda Sue (John) Ray of
Chesterton, Bunny (Ron) Nixon of Valparaiso; brother, Karl Guenther of
Portage; sisters, Margaret Green (Pink) of Godrich, Ontario, Canada, Barbara
(Bob) Rankin of Tillsonburg, Ontario, Canada; nine grandchildren, Melissa,
Timothy, Amanda, Adrianne, Kellee, Lindsay, Christopher, Kyle and Brett and
Glen was a warehouse foreman
for Scott Ladd Foods retiring in 1991. He served in the U.S. Army 320th
Infantry Regiment, 35th Infantry division in the European Theater of
A funeral service, Rev.
Frederick Hoover officiating, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday Nov. 1, at Edmonds
& Evans Funeral Home 517 Broadway, Chesterton. Interment will follow at Angel
Crest Cemetery, Valparaiso.
A visitation will be from 2-8
p.m. Friday October 31, at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home. Memorials for Glen
may be made to the American lung Association or to the VNA Hospice Center of
Porter County. www.EE-FH.com