Glenn D. Mosser
Glenn Dale "Butch" Mosser, 84, of Geneva, passed away at 12:41 PM, on Monday, November 22, 2010, at his residence.
He was born on Monday, August 23, 1926, in Hartford Township of Adams County to Harold Mosser and Ruth (Fox) Mosser.
Glenn married Margaret M. Derickson on August 17, 1945 at the First United Methodist Church parsonage in Geneva. Margaret passed away on August 20, 1996.
Glenn was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church. He was a member of Berne American Legion Post 468, Moose Lodge 1311 in Decatur, the Teamsters union, and the National Rifle Association.
Glenn was a former school bus driver and a truck driver for Eastern Indiana Oil and Supply Co., the former Home Dairy Products at Berne, and LCL Transit. Glenn was also a co-owner of Maggies Restaurant and Maggies Barn.
He served in the U.S. Army from December of 1944 to October of 1946.
Survivors include a son, Rodney K. (Jane) Mosser of Berne; three daughters, Tonya (Jerry) Grabau of Linn Grove, Melanie A. (Randy Riesen) Morningstar of Geneva, and Carmen M. (David) Puterbaugh of Geneva; 12 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; his longtime companion, Doris Riesen of Keystone; a son, Doug (Becky) Riesen of Vera Cruz; three daughters, Jackie (Perry Hanlin) Whitcomb of Balbec, Indiana; Toni (Doug) Smith of Keystone; and Vicki Riesen of Portland; 11 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret M. (Derickson) Mosser; his mother, Ruth (Fox) Mosser; his father, Harold Mosser; one son, Barry M. Mosser; one sister, Harriet Williamson; one son-in-law, Ron "Skeet" Morningstar; and one great-granddaughter, September Scott.
Arrangements are being handled by Downing and Glancy Funeral Home, 100 N. Washington St., Geneva, where the family will receive friends from 2-8 p.m. on Friday, November 26, 2010, and 9-10 a.m. on Saturday, November 27, 2010.
The funeral service will be at Downing and Glancy Funeral Home at 10 a.m. on Saturday, November 27, 2010. Interment will be at Riverside Cemetery in Geneva, where the Geneva Veterans of Foreign Wars post will perform military graveside rites.
Memorials may be made to Family Hospice and Palliative Care of Northeast Indiana, 265 W. Water St. Berne, IN, 46711, and to Adams County Home Health Care, 168 N. Second St., Decatur, IN, 46733.
Online condolences may be sent to www.glancyfuneralhomes.com.