William A. "Bill" Glore

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William A. "Bill" Glore, 82, of 411 S. 36th, died Tuesday (July 1, 2014) in Blessing Hospital.

Bill was born April 2, 1932, in Quincy, a son of William H. and Alberta (Cramore) Glore. He married Patricia "Pat" Selves on Sept. 28, 1952. She survives.

Bill was a Christian. He attended Quincy schools. He served as an engineman 3rd class in the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Philippine Sea during the Korean War. He took great pride of having security clearance to carry sensitive cargo for the military when he had his trucking business. When he was discharged from the Navy, he worked for George Keller & Sons, Hinton Motors, Quincy Transit Lines and Uregas, and he was a self-employed trucker until 2008. He was then employed by Gully Trucking until 2011.

In addition to his wife, he is also survived by a daughter, Karen L. Bergman and her husband, Michael, of Quincy; three sons, William K. Glore and his wife, Kathy, of Quincy, Jeffrey A. Glore and his wife, Tracy, of El Mirage, Ariz., and Jason K. Glore and his wife, Marlenne, of San Antonio; seven grandchildren, Scott Bergman and his wife, Maria, of Quincy, Darren Glore and his wife, Jenna, of Springfield, Ill., Lindsey Miller and her husband, Daniel, of Oklahoma City, Jayme Veihl and her husband, Koda, of Quincy, Stephanie Hill and her husband, Ryan, of Nebo, and Yasmine Glore and Andrew Glore of San Antonio; 10 great-grandchildren, Emily Moore of Quincy, Cade, Alexis and Luke Bergman of Quincy, Makinley Miller of Oklahoma City, Landon Orr of Quincy, and Hazel, Evelyn, Huntley and Mabel Jean of Nebo; and a brother, Theodore R. Glore of Quincy. Nieces, nephews and other relatives also survive.

Bill was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Ronald Glore, in infancy; and a precious granddaughter, Shannon Kristine Moore.

SERVICES: Noon Monday, July 7, in the Duker and Haugh Funeral Home, conducted by the Rev. Gail Pope. Interment will be in Quincy Memorial Park.

VISITATION: 11 a.m. Monday until services in the funeral home.

MEMORIALS: Christ Lutheran Church or to the Quincy Humane Society.

ARRANGEMENTS: Duker and Haugh Funeral Home.

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Published in Quincy Herald-Whig from July 6 to July 8, 2014
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