ANTWERP -- Glenn L. Detmon, 87, of Antwerp, passed away Thursday, December 20, 2012, at Hickory Creek Nursing Home, Hicksville.
Glenn was born in Oak Harbor, Ohio, on May 9, 1925, a son of the late Lillian (Matzen) and Roy Detmon. He proudly served in the U.S. Army in World War II, where he was awarded the Purple Heart. Glenn was a member of Antwerp VFW Post 5087 and had attended the First Baptist Church. He was an electrician at Phelps Dodge, Fort Wayne. On April 12, 1946, he married Gladys Wonderly.
Glenn will be sadly missed by his wife, Gladys; son, Leslie; and daughter, Ramona (Dennis) Fish, all of Antwerp; five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
His brother, Arnold, preceded him in death.
His service is at Dooley Funeral Home, Antwerp, at 11 a.m. on Saturday, December 22, with viewing one hour prior. Viewing is also today, Dec. 21, from 6-8 p.m. Glenn will be laid to rest at Maumee Cemetery with military honors.
Memorials are to Antwerp EMS, P.O. Box 1046, Antwerp, Ohio 45813. Condolences and fond memories may be shared at www.dooleyfuneralhome.com.