Glenn W. Rohm
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Glenn W. Rohm, age 87, of Appleton, passed away on Saturday June 22, 2013, at the Renaissance. Glenn was born on July 4, 1925, in Appleton, to the late Arthur and Linda (Bartels) Rohm. He was a 1943 graduate of Appleton High School and attended Drury College in Rolla, Missouri. Glenn proudly served his country during World War II in the United States Air Corps. While stationed in San Angelo, Texas, he married Leona Timm who preceded him in death on December 2, 2006. When Glenn returned to Appleton after serving his country, he was employed at Consolidated Paper, retiring in 1982 as mill superintendent. He was a life-long member of Zion Lutheran Church, a former two term-president and active on many committees and projects at Zion Lutheran Church. With Leona, he enjoyed traveling, the time spent at their cottage on Cedar Lake, and time with family and friends. He was a Civil War buff and enjoyed traveling to battlefields. Glenn enjoyed reading, and was an avid Packer and Brewer fan.
Survivors include his children, Richard (Colette) Rohm, Hortonville; Rebecca (Francis) Balistreri, Delafield; Linda (Joe) Van Bommel, Hortonville; and Paul (Rhonda) Rohm, Appleton; his daughter-in-law, Jo Rohm, Appleton; his grandchildren, Amy (Alan) Reger, Emily (Tom) Gilmore, Carrie (Jeff) Taylor, Lucas Van Bommel, and Sarah (Ron) Saari; his great grandchildren, Jackson, Taylor and Aaron Saari; and his sister, Betty Arnold, Appleton. He is further survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Glenn was preceded in death by his sons, Arthur and Charles, and a granddaughter, Rachel Rohm.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, July 1, 2013, at ZION LUTHERAN CHURCH, 912 N. Oneida Street, Appleton, with Rev. Lloyd Luedeman officiating. Friends may call at the Wichmann Funeral Home, Appleton, on Sunday from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and directly at the church on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of services. Interment will be in Highland Memorial Park. The family would like to extend a sincere thank you to the staff at the Renaissance for their loving care. Online condolences may be offered at www.wichmannfargo.com
Wichmann Funeral Home
537 North Superior Street Appleton, WI 54911
Published in Appleton Post-Crescent from June 26 to June 29, 2013