David "Pops" Glabe


GLABE, David "Pops" 93, of Wimauma, passed away Jan. 18, 2013. He graduated from the University of Michigan in 1933 with a degree in Aeronautical Engineering. During his lifetime, he homesteaded in Alaska and was a member of the Wimauma Church of God. He retired as an aeronautical engineer from Lockheed Aircraft in 1980. He was preceded in death by his wife, Ovalee. Survivors include his children, Barbara Schneider, Larry (Sue Ann) Glabe, Kathy (Jim) Ismond, Jerry (Leann) Glabe, 13 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the funeral service at the church. Funeral service will be 2 pm Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013 at Wimauma Church of God, 5504 State Road 674, Wimauma. Burial will be in College Station, TN. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the E.L. Simmons, Sr, Scholarship Fund, Lee University, 1120 N Ocoee St., Cleveland, TN 37311. Arrangements by Sun City Center Funeral Home, Sun City Center 813-634-9900

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Published in the Tampa Bay Times on Jan. 27, 2013