Vern Hugh Glotfelty, 83, of Brooklyn and formerly of Victor, peacefully stepped into the loving arms of his Lord and Savior on Saturday, September 30, 2017, at the Brooklyn Community Estate.
A funeral service will be held 10:30 a.m., Saturday, October 7, 2017, at the New Covenant-United Methodist Church in Victor. Interment will be at the Brethren Cemetery near Libertyville, Iowa.
Friends may call at the Smith Funeral Home in Victor beginning 12 noon on Friday, October 6, 2017, and the family will be present from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Friday. A masonic service will be held 7:00 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home.
Should friends desire, memorials in Vern's name may be directed to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation or to the Victor United Methodist Women and sent in care of the Smith Funeral Home, P.O. Box 485, Victor, Iowa 52347.
Survivors include his children, Deb (Danny) Davis of Colorado Springs, Colorado, Tammy (Dennis) Hull of Cedar Rapids, Tim (Janet) Glotfelty of Victor, Nathan (Marla) Glotfelty of Kellogg, Chris (Damon) Daniels of Huntsville, Alabama and Jill (Dan) Dreyer of Muscatine; 15 grandchildren; 21 great grandchildren; sisters-in-law, Lavina Glotfelty of Davenport, Betty(Harry) Durflinger of Greentop, Missouri, Patti (Bob) Whitham of Madrid and Nancy Webb of Ottumwa; brother-in-law, James Webb of Andover, Minnesota; several cousins, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by both of his parents; his loving wife of 55 years, Joanne; two sons, Mark and Michael Glotfelty; two brothers, Vernon Harold and Clarence Glotfelty; and two sisters, Carolyn Glotfelty and Mary Nelson.
Published on October 2, 2017