Glen Otto
WAHOO - Glen M. Otto, 90, of Ceresco, died Saturday Nov. 14, 2020. He was born April 16, 1930 in Wahoo, to Emil and Rosa (Breyer) Otto. Glen married Lucile Carlson on Dec. 28, 1954. To this union was born four children, nine grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. He was a lifelong farmer and a faithful member of the Ceresco Covenant Church. He was a Korean War Marine veteran and a member of Legion Post 244. He served on several boards including the Federal Land Bank, Saunders County Co-op Oil Association, Ceresco Co-op Board, Ceresco School Board and the Fridhem Cemetery Association. He is survived by his wife, Lucile (Carlson) Otto; children and spouses, Kristi (Mike) Eden, Mitch (Valerie) Otto, Kim (Jim) Beach and Beth (Steve) Brey; grandchildren, John (Whitney) Eden, Lindsey (TJ) Ehlers, Jason (Jessica) Eden, Michaela (Kyle) Watson, McKenzie (Matthew) Payne, Ellen (Mike) White, Scott Beach, Sarah Brey and Hannah (Billy) Brey-Boswell; 11 great-grand-children; brother, Ray (Jane) Otto and sisters, Darleen Richard and Sharon (Dan) Duffy. He was preceded in death by his sisters, Kathleen Kuhn, Mary Palmer; brothers-in-law, Bud Kuhn, George Richard, Art Palmer, Wally Carlson and Jim Tiernan and sister-in-law, Marilyn Tiernan. Due to COVID-19, there was a private family funeral service on Nov. 18. A link to the funeral will be posted on Metcalf Funeral Home website. Memorials may be given to the Ceresco Covenant Church, Fridhem Cemetery Association or the Ceresco Volunteer Fire Department. Condolences can be made online at
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Published by Wahoo Newspaper on Nov. 19, 2020.
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I´d like to extend my Deepest Sympathy to the entire family of Glen Otto. I´m So Very Sorry for your loss. He was such a Wonderful man & will be Greatly missed by Many! May Glen R.I.P. Thoughts & Prayers to all of Glen´s family & friends. God Bless U All
Sher Vitek
November 19, 2020
A great man! So sorry for your loss!
Carol Woods
November 19, 2020
I knew Mr. Otto from working at the VA Clinic. What a wonderful man. Always a kind smile.
Synthia Stanosheck
November 18, 2020
So sorry for your loss. May the love of family & friends help you through this hard time.
Marvin & Diane Potter
November 17, 2020