ALAN GLASS
1949 - 2019
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ALAN


passed away September 6, 2019. Born in Atlantic City, NJ, Alan was a resident of Ocean City, NJ and Marco Island, FL. Beloved husband of Cathy (nee Szilagyi). Devoted father of Dr. Jaimey Pauli (Eric) and Kaitlin Ross (Matthew). Loving Poppy to Rory Pauli and Sydney Ross. Dear brother of Dr. Phillip Glass (Jo Anne); he is also survived by a huge and loving family. Alan earned his BA in Political Science at Ursinus College and an MA in Education from Villanova University. He began his career in publishing in 1972 at The Wall Street Journal, and went on to hold various executive leadership positions in multiple companies, including Primedia, Commonwealth Business Media, United Business Media, CFO Publishing LLC, and Ensemble IQ. Alan was a member of the Island Country Club in Marco Island, FL and a founding member of Hidden Creek Golf Club in Egg Harbor, NJ. Relatives and friends are invited to gather Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019, 10:00 A.M. to 11:45 A.M., BURNS FUNERAL HOME, 9708 Frankford Ave. Philadelphia, PA, followed by his Service 12:00 PM. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the American Cancer Society, 1626 Locust St., Phila., PA 19103 in his memory would be appreciated.

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Published in Philadelphia Inquirer/Philadelphia Daily News on Sep. 9, 2019.
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September 20, 2019
Great memories of a Alan as my friend and colleague and then ultimately as my boss. I'll miss our yearly Braves vs Phillies bets (you owe buy the way :) Rest In Peace My Friend.
Steve Prince
September 11, 2019
Cathy, so sorry for your loss. Although I hadn't seen you or Alan since college days , there are a lot of fond memories. I know you'll miss him.
vincent gravina
Classmate
September 10, 2019
I had the pleasure of meeting Alan a few years ago. He opened his home to us for a visit. While there, i sat and talked with him by the pool for quite a while about his life history and business. He was so funny and entertaining. I really enjoyed our conservation that night and thought what a great guy! I admired his tenacity and strength. I was very sorry to hear about his passing.
Mary Galgon
Friend
September 10, 2019
My deepest sympathy to you Cathy and your family. I was a freshman when I joined Beta Sigma Lambda when Alan was a senior. He was always vibrant, humorous, and fun to be around. I laughed at the 1st photo showing the annual Beta Sig picture! The entire tribute reflected his love for all of you and his love for life. May the Lord bless you and your family. My wife Mary and I send our condolences. Bob Glisson
Robert (Bob) Glisson
September 10, 2019
alan was like a brother had great times at stans
jim schell
Friend
September 10, 2019
Condolences to Alan's family.
Grace Cunningham, EIQ
September 9, 2019
Great colleague, buisiness partner and most importantly friend for the last 14 years! We had some great times and fun together and you will be sorely missed by all that had the honor to know you. RIP my friend.
Steve Casley
September 9, 2019
Although I hadn't seen my Beta Sigma Lambda brother and former Ursinus suite-mate for several years. my memories of him were always warm. The news of his passing deeply saddens me. Cathy, Diana's and my hearts go out to you and your entire family.
Bill Burkey
Friend
September 9, 2019
Remembering Alan and sending thoughts to his family
Cynthia Zimmer
Coworker
September 9, 2019
Happy Trails Pard'ner - may you ride in peace
Ed Abrams
Coworker
September 9, 2019
The three amigo's showing some love - Pete's daughters wedding, Dec. 2018
Richard Rivera
September 9, 2019
The three amigo's standing proud - Pete's daughters wedding, Dec. 2018
Richard Rivera
September 9, 2019
So sorry for your loss, Ed Kline
Ed Kline
Friend
September 9, 2019
We had some great memories in Marco!! Your generosity to all who came into Your Home will always be remembered! You are a Great Man Alan, Thank You for being a Friend of Mine. RIP My Friend.
Michael Helbling
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