Glen D. Summers

Glen D. Summers, 95, of North Manchester, IN, and having family in LaFontaine, IN, and Lagro, IN, died Monday, April 22, 2019, at 10:15 a.m. at Parkview Wabash Hospital.

Mr. Summers was a World War II veteran of the United States Army from 1943 to 1946, serving in Germany. He worked at Ford Meter Box, retiring after 23 years, and also farmed. He was a member of the Urbana Yoke Parish. He and his wife moved to Timbercrest Senior Living Community in North Manchester in August 2015.

He was born May 14, 1923, in Wabash to Carl S. and Marie Crumrine Summers. He married Ruth A. Rapp on Sept. 6, 1946, in Wabash County, and she survives.

Additional survivors are four brothers, Jim (Marge) Summers, of Lagro; Jack (Carolyn) Summers, of LaFontaine; Bernard (Becky) Summers, of Bedford, TX; and Robert (Joyce) Summers, of Wabash.

Calling is Thursday, April 25, 2019, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash. A funeral service will be held Friday, April 26, 2019, at 2 p.m., with Rev. Larry Ray officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash.
Preferred memorial is Urbana Yoke Parish.

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