Marsh, W. Glenn Age 100, Manager U Creamery 35 years. Born July 13, 1912 Ottawa, KS; died Plymouth, MN, Oct. 30, 2012, peacefully. Preceded by wife of 70 years, Beth; survived by three children and spouses: Bonnie, Dan (Connie), John (Karen) - all of the Twin Cities; 7 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren; family friend David. Roy, MT High '31; Western Montana College '36; B.S. MSU Bozeman '42. Taught one-room country schools '33-38; married June 1935; Manager, U of MN Creamery '43-'78; U.S. Navy Lt. (j.g.) '44-46. Retired to Montana '79-'94, returned Minnesota '94-2012. ... Glenn is remembered for his: laugh and sense of humor, service to others, fix-it ability, gardens, outdoorsmanship. He loved life, his wife and family, and his family home in Roy, Montana. In his century of life he weathered financial hardship, the Depression, WWII and more; embraced great technological change; effectively managed the U creamery; provided well for his family. ... Deep gratitude to the caring staff at Clare Bridge of Plymouth, where he spent the last 10 years. Celebration of life Saturday Nov. 24, 2 p.m., Community Room Midland Grove Condominiums, 2200 Midland Grove Rd., Roseville 55113. Inquiries or directions: 651-488-7996, or 612-516-2531. Memorials to donor's choice.
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Published in Star Tribune on Nov. 11, 2012