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Hal E. Glass

October 21, 1928 - September 26, 2017

YORKTOWN – Hal E. Glass, 88, passed away on Tuesday evening, September 26, 2017 in Newburgh, IN.

He was born on October 21, 1928 in Riley, IN, the son of Hal H. and Frances M. (Modesite) Glass and graduated from Gerstmeyer Technical High School in Terre Haute in 1946. Hal served his country honorably in the U.…READ MORE

YORKTOWN – Hal E. Glass, 88, passed away on Tuesday evening, September 26, 2017 in Newburgh, IN.

He was born on October 21, 1928 in Riley, IN, the son of Hal H. and Frances M. (Modesite) Glass and graduated from Gerstmeyer Technical High School in Terre Haute in 1946. Hal served his country honorably in the U.S. Army Air-Corp from 1946-1948, serving in Japan and the Philippines. On February 28, 1948 in Terre Haute, he married Betty I. Bickerstaff.

He worked for Ontario Corp. for 29 years, retiring as Vice President of Operations in 1988. Hal was a member of Union Chapel Ministries for many years and previously served on the Mt. Pleasant Township School Board.

He enjoyed carpentry, woodworking, rebuilding antique equipment including Ferguson Tractors and never missed his grandchildren’s sporting events or activities.

Surviving are his wife of over 69 years, Betty I. Glass; three sons, Dan Glass (wife, Eleanor) of Newburgh, Scott Glass (wife, Nancy) of Medina, OH and Todd Glass (wife, Wendy) of Newburgh; seven grandchildren, Adam, Lauren, Andrew, Paul, Deanna, Kaylynne and Nathan; five great-grandchildren; one sister, Virginia Britton of Las Vegas; and one sister-in-law, Linda McClellan of Knightstown.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Mt. Pleasant Chapel, 7901 W. Isanogel Road, with Pastor Paul Vise, Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in Huntsville Cemetery, Modoc.

Friends may call at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Mt. Pleasant Chapel, 7901 W. Isanogel Road, from 12:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 30, 2017.

Memorials may be directed to the charity of the donor’s choice.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.meeksmortuary.com.

 

 

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Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, September 30, 2017

Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Mt. Pleasant Chapel

Address:

7901 West Isanogel Road
Muncie, Indiana 47304


Service Information

Date: Saturday, September 30, 2017

Time: 2:00 pm

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Mt. Pleasant Chapel

Address:

7901 West Isanogel Road
Muncie, Indiana 47304


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