TIPP CITY - Edwin J. Glauser, 96, formerly of Tipp City, passed away Wednesday, May 1, 2013, at Atrium Medical Center, Franklin. He was born Nov. 8, 1916, in Montgomery County.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Oscar C. and Kathryn (Lyndenberg) Glauser; brothers, Albert Glauser, Roger Glauser and Robert Glauser. He also was preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Vivian (Puterbaugh) Glauser; grandson, Nathan Glauser,;sister-in-law, Grace (Puterbaugh) Purtee; and brother-in-law, Don Puterbaugh.
He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Gary and Tammy Glauser of LaPorte, Ind.; daughter and son-in-law, Shari and Jim Faze of Lebanon; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Edwin was a 1935 graduate of Randolph High School. He served as a Pfc. with a field observation unit for the U.S. Army in England during World War II
. He retired from NCR after 29 years of service and, after retirement, worked part time at Dettmer Hospital in Troy for 10 years.
Services will be held at 5 p.m. Sunday, at Hale-Sarver Family Funeral Home, 284 N. Miami St., West Milton. Friends may call from 2-5 p.m. Sunday, at Hale-Sarver. Private burial will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at Miami Memorial Park, Covington.