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Roger Glanz

Roger Glanz age 72, of Ottawa Lake, Michigan, entered into eternal life, Sunday, October 1, 2017 at Ebeid Hospice in Sylvania, Ohio. He was born June11, 1945 in Adrian, Michigan to Paul and Gertrude (Miller) Glanz. Roger married Mary Pokorney on September 24, 1966 in Toledo, Ohio. He worked as a carpenter all his life.

Growing up Roger attended St. Mary’s School of Assumption where he received his sacraments; he currently is a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Sylvania. He was also a member of the Toledo Carpenters Union Local 351 for 53 year, with memberships to Black Swamp Woodcarvers, Sylvania Moose Lodge #1579, and a life member of the Sylvania Elks Lodge. He was an avid hunter, loved golfing, riding his motorcycle and bowling. In 1998 Roger bowled a perfect 300 game.

Roger was a dedicated, loyal, devoted husband to his loving wife of 51 years Mary Glanz; children, John P. (Lisa) Glanz, M. Melissa Donnelly, Laura K. (John) Dillon, and Rochelle E. (Kevin) Whitmore; 22 grandchildren; Sibling, Sr. Loretta Glanz, Jane (Joe) Arbuckle, Louise (Bob) Clemens, Janet (Barry) Cook, Victor (Diane) Glanz, and Sally (Ron) McClary; sister-in-law, Norma Glanz.

He is preceded in death by his parents and brother, Harold Glanz.

Family and friends may visit Thursday, October 5, 2017 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Weigel Funeral Home in Metamora, Ohio, where a Rosary service will be held at 7:30 p.m.

A Mass of Resurrection will be held on Friday, October 6th at 11:00 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church at Assumption, where visitation will be held one hour prior to mass with Fr. Michael Dandurand presiding. Interment will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Holy Trinity Catholic Church or Holy Trinity Catholic School Scholarship fund.

Residence: Ottawa Lake, Michigan

Visitation: Thursday, October 5th from 6 to 8 pm at the Weigel Funeral Home in Metamora

Mass of Resurrection: Friday, October 6th at 11:00 am at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Assumption

Interment: St. Mary's Cemetery in Assumption

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My deepest condolences to the Glanz family. Even though I didn

Jen Oct 20 2017 12:00 AM

Thinking of you. Sorry for your loss. You are in my prayers.

Janet Miller Foxe Oct 5 2017 12:00 AM

Such a nice person! Always remember him from when he was my neighbor and when I was growing up. Wonderful grandchildren who I was fortunate to meet and teach. Sorry for your loss, peace to all, may he rest in God's hands💓"Janie" Mrs. Nevers

Jane and Art Nevers Oct 5 2017 12:00 AM

Mary Beth, I am so very sorry to learn that your husband has passed. I pray you

Sharon (Roscoe) Horkey Oct 4 2017 12:00 AM

To all of Uncle Rogers family .May the joy that he brought to you all last forever.

Mike Clemens Oct 4 2017 12:00 AM

All of us at Woodcraft send our most sincere sympathies to Roger's entire family. He was quite a turner and we will miss his enthusiasm. Rest in peace, Roger. You've earned it.

John & Carroll Nystrom Oct 3 2017 12:00 AM

Dear JohnI am so very sad to learnofyourfathers death. I pray the good Lord will hold him gently in His arms and bring him peace.

Nancy Eade Oct 3 2017 12:00 AM

John, We are so saddened to hear about your father's death. Sending you and your family much love ❤❤

Robin and John Duffin Oct 3 2017 12:00 AM

Our Sympathy to all of the family.

Rose Mary (Miller) Almendinger Oct 3 2017 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear of Roger's death !! May our Loving Lord wrap His arms around all of the family for the many days and weeks to come.

Lynn and Judy (Barba) Ott Oct 3 2017 12:00 AM

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