Gordon W. Glaus, 89 of Redstone Highlands Greensburg, Pa, died Saturday, August 15th in the hospital following a brief illness. His loving wife of 61 years, Anna Marie and daughter Debbie Glaus were at his side. Gordon was born in Greensburg, the son of the late Wilkis and Minnie Glaus. A graduate of Greensburg Salem High School and The University of Pittsburgh, Gordon was employed by West Penn Power as a Systems Tax Supervisor for 38 years.
He was preceded in death by 3 sisters; Virginia Glaus, Geraldine Hanson, and Louise Danks. In addition to his wife and daughter, he is survived by niece Marylou Danks McArdle and husband David , and nephews Richard Danks and wife Susie, David Hanson and wife Roselle, Donald Hanson and Dennis Hanson and wife Carol.
Gordon was a lifelong member of the First Baptist Church of Greensburg having served as a Deacon, Treasurer and faithful choir member for 50 plus years. He was also a stellar softball pitcher in the Interfaith Church Softball League. Gordon also enjoyed Golf, and he and Anna Marie were members of the Hannastown Golf Club for many years. He was a veteran , having served 3 yrs in the Korean War , and was a 50 year member of the Greensburg Masonic Lodge No. 225.
Private Services will be held at the Kepple-Graft Funeral Home, Greensburg. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to First Baptist Church Greensburg, PA or Tri-City Meals on Wheels PO Box 975 Greensburg, PA 15601. For on-line condolences please visit www.kepplegraft.com.
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First Baptist Church
1228 Brinkerton Road, Greensburg PA 15601
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