Henry M. Glover, D.O.
1955 - 2018
SMITHFIELD - Henry M. Glover, D.O. died unexpectedly on Jan. 13, 2018.
Henry was born in Woodbury, N.J. on March 26, 1955. He grew up in Mullica Hill, N.J. graduating from Clearview High School, where he played on the varsity basketball team. Henry was an avid antique bottle collector. As a teenager he loved water skiing during summers in Avalon with his buddies.
Following graduation, he attended and graduated from Rutgers University. He then attended and graduated from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, where he received numerous awards for academic excellence. During that time, he met his future wife, Michelle Coxen, RN. Henry then completed his internship at Community General Osteopathic Hospital in Harrisburg, Pa. After that he and Michelle moved to Maine where he completed his residency at Waterville Osteopathic Hospital.
Together Henry and Michelle opened their practice in Oakland in 1984 where he remained until his death. Henry practiced medicine for 35 years. During that time, he received numerous awards for excellence in medicine including, the Young Physician of the Year and Central Maine's Physician of the Year. He served on numerous state and hospital boards. He will be missed in our community.
He was married to his wife Michelle Coxen-Glover for 30 years. Together they enjoyed traveling, skiing, and body surfing.
Henry was an avid outdoorsman, lover of animals and a Philadelphia Sports fan ("Cowboys suck, Go Eagles!"). Henry attended many Philadelphia sporting events including watching the Philadelphia Flyers win the Stanley Cup. Above all Henry was a family man. He was especially proud of his daughter Abigail who recently graduated from Stetson University in Florida.
He was predeceased by his parents June J. Glover and Donald W. Glover; and a sister Janice G. Seran.
Henry is survived by his wife Michelle of Smithfield; his daughter Abigail of Murfreesboro, Tenn.; his dear sister Sally G. O'Donnell of Portsmouth, N.H., sister Susan and husband Doug Gominger of New Jersey, brother Donald Glover Jr.; as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins.
The family wishes to thank Ellen and Charlie Clark and our dear close friends, the Kriegel Family.
Visiting hours will be held on Saturday, Jan. 20, from 10-11 a.m. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. with a reception immediately following. All services will be held at Pleasant Street United Methodist Church, 61 Pleasant St, Waterville.
An online guestbook may be signed at www.lawrybrothers.com
. Arrangements are by Lawry Brothers-Wheeler, 26 Church St., Oakland.