Glen H. Crosby
Monday, April 03, 2017 10:21 AM
Glen H. Crosby, 84, of Henderson, passed away on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at the Sibley Medical Center in Arlington, MN.
Memorial services will be on Friday, April 7 at 11 a.m. at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ in Henderson. Visitation will be at the church from 10-11 a.m. the morning of the service. Burial will be at a later time with Military Honors at Ft. Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis.
Glen was born August 5, 1932 to Howard and Gertrude (Steim) Crosby near Blakeley. He grew up in the Blakeley area and following High School he entered the United States Army.
He married Elizabeth Mahoney on May 26, 1953 in Belle Plaine and following her death in 1957, he married Elizabeth Bermeister on March 10, 1958. The couple lived in the Blakeley, Belle Plaine and Henderson area for years.
Glen worked worked in his earlier years at the Creamery in Belle Plaine and later worked several jobs in manufacturing, most memorable was at Theradyne (Kurt) Manufacturing in Jordan.
Glen enjoyed his time with family, hunting, fishing and the outdoors.
Glen is survived by his children, Jim (Joan) Crosby of Owatonna, Kathy Hegge and her friend, Dave Wolner of Montevideo, Charlene Dahn of Northome, Sandie Hornaman of Henderson, Bill (Brenda) Crosby of North Mankato and Wendi Haugberg of Henderson; many grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents; wives, Liz and Betty; son, Robert; and granddaughter, Tanya Zellman.
A special thanks goes out to the doctors, nurses and staff at the Sibley County Medical Center for their loving concern and care.
Memorials are preferred.