Glenn A. Moser, 85, of Tremont, passed away at 9:07 pm Monday, December 23, 2019 at Hopedale Nursing Home. He was born October 11, 1934 in Pekin to John P. and Lila V. Swing Moser. He married Charlene Weinberger on February 3, 1957 in Normal and she survives. Also surviving are four daughters, Diana (Eric) Vannaken and Karen (Conrad) Beachy, both of Tremont, Carol (Cliff) Wenger of New Holland, PA, Mary Jo (Rick Redpath) Moser of Tucson, AZ; nine grandchildren, Ashley (Nick) Dorethy, Nic (Jessica) Beachy, Jenna (Cory) Pelc, Travis Beachy, Alana (Michael) Miller, Korinne (Ian) Wenger, Taylor (Cody) Wenger, Jennie Wenger, R.J. Redpath; six great grandchildren; two brothers, Charles (Rachel) Moser and Jack (Alice) Moser both of Tremont; three sisters, Marcelle (Don) Oswald of Tremont, Janice (Wayne) Litwiller of Hopedale and Judy (Bob) Mooney of Tremont. He was preceded in death by his parents. After graduating Tremont High School Glenn served his apprenticeship with Ed Schuboch as a carpenter. He worked for Stuber Brothers, Nelson Stuber, Tim Beutel and Roecker Cabinets in Morton. He served in the U.S. Army Reserves from 1957-1962. He served on the Tremont School Board and the Tremont Village Board. He was a founding member of the Tremont Jaycee's and a founding member of the Tremont Turkey Festival where he was honored as Grand Marshal. Glenn enjoyed pitching for numerous fast pitch softball leagues. Glenn was an avid fan of the Chicago Cubs and University of Illinois Basketball. He loved fishing, wood working, cars, and spending time with his family. His funeral will be at 10:00 am Saturday, January 4, 2020 at the Tremont United Methodist Church. Pastors Larry Frank and Kurt Walker will officiate. A visitation will be from 5-7 pm on Friday and one hour before the service at the church. Burial will be at the Mennonite Cemetery in Hopedale. Davis-Oswald Funeral Home in Tremont is handling the arrangements. Memorials may be made to the Tremont United Methodist Church or Tremont Betterment Association.
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