Glen Allen McRoy, 55, Warrenton, passed away Tuesday, April 16, 2013, at St. Joseph Hospital West.
Glen was born Feb. 3, 1958, in St. Louis, the son of Herman H. McRoy and Coreta Reed, nee Bess.
He was employed as a truck driver. Glen served in the Army
Special Forces in 1975. He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Warrenton. Glen loved to fish and write songs.
He is survived by his wife, Frieda McRoy, nee Hoelscher, Warrenton; mother, Coreta Reed, Mayfield, Ky.; two sons, Eric McRoy, Warrenton, and Jesse McRoy, Missouri state; two daughters, Sarah Illy, Richmond Heights, and Crystal McRoy, Cedar Hill; one brother, Tom McRoy; two sisters, Joyce Collins and husband Earl, Florissant, and Barbara Hale, Mayfield, Ky.; six grandchildren, Seth, Sid, Johnny, Noah, Austin and Judge McRoy; other relatives and many friends.
Glen was preceded in death by his father, Herman H. McRoy.
Visitation was held Friday, April 19, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Pitman Funeral Home, Warrenton.
A funeral service was held Saturday, April 20, at 10 a.m. at St. John's Lutheran Church, Warrenton.
Interment was in Hoelscher-Gerding Cemetery, Warrenton.
Memorials to St. John's Lutheran Church, in care of Pitman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 126, Warrenton, MO 63383 are preferred.
The family was served by Pitman Funeral Home, Warrenton.