Carl Edward Glahn

Carl Edward Glahn
Resident of Boulder Creek
Carl lost his courageous battle with pancreatic cancer November 4, 2013. Born May 5, 1951 in Oakland, CA to George and Marion (Lebo) Glahn, Carl grew up in San Lorenzo, CA. He attended Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo, graduating in 1973 with a BS in Aeronautical Engineering. Shortly after, he served with the Peace Corps in Zaire, Africa. After returning, Carl joined his older brother Paul as diesel repair shop owners in the Central Valley. He moved to Boulder Creek in 1983, soon after joining Lockheed Martin in Sunnyvale where he worked for 30 years.
Carl leaves behind a loving wife of 24 years, Heather, and four children, Edward "Ned", Carl "Walt", Brian and Julianne. He also leaves behind his brother Paul (Lola) Glahn, sister Audrey (Andy) Poulo, and brothers-in-law Walter Rockholt and Kerry Carmody along with nephews, nieces and aunts. His father, mother and oldest brother preceded him in death. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to or A trust account has bee established for the education of Carl and Heather's children at Glahn Family Educational Trust, Liberty Bank PO Box 890. Boulder Creek, CA. 95006. (831) 338-6477
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Published in Santa Cruz Sentinel on Nov. 17, 2013