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Glenn R. Weeks


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Glenn R. Weeks Obituary
Glenn R. Weeks Jr., 76, went to be with our Lord on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, at his home in Lake Worth. Service: Memorial Mass will take place at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church. Memorials: In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church, 2920 Azle Ave., Fort Worth, Texas 76106. Glenn was born Sept. 28, 1937, in Chicago, Ill., to Glenn and Irene Weeks. He married Donna Wilmsen in Chicago, Ill., in 1959. They later divorced, but were blessed with two children, Robert and Valerie. He attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He retired from the Chicago Board of Education as a grade 5 engineer after 30 years of employment. He also served in the U.S. Navy. Glenn resided in Lake Worth over the last 10 years. He was an active member of Alcoholics Anonymous and was always guiding and helping with the recovery of other AA members. He was very involved in charity care locally, and did a lot to help the less fortunate and homeless in the community. He would feed them, provide them emotional support or provide a place to rest their tired heads. Glenn had a big heart and enjoyed helping others in their time of need. He will be missed by many. He was preceded in death by his mother, Irene Weeks; father, Glenn Weeks Sr.; and sister, Mary Anne Bush of Illinois. Survivors: Son, Robert Weeks of Fort Worth; and daughter, Valerie Holmes and husband, Eddie, of Roach, Mo. He was blessed with five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Published in Star-Telegram on Aug. 31, 2014
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