Glenn T. BahLER|
Glenn T. Bahler, age 86, of Woodridge, formerly of Downers Grove,
Devoted husband of Jean (nee Martin) Bahler; Loving father of Glenn Randal (Barbara) Bahler, Gary (Laura) Bahler, the late Brian Bahler, Ginger (William) Sanders, and Spencer Bahler; Dear brother of Charles Ralph Bahler.
Predeceased by four brothers and two sisters; fond grandfather of Amanda, Nora, Melanie, Alex, and Carly; and many nieces and nephews. Beloved son of the late William and the late Mary Bahler.
Glenn was a sales manager and retired from Dura/American-National Can.
Received a Bachelor of Science Degree from Purdue University in 1951, played for four years on the Purdue Boilermakers Basketball Team and was team Captain in his senior year.
Glenn was a member of Kappa Sigma Fraternity and a member of Purdue University Honorary Groups, including the Gimlet Club for Organized Men, P Men's Club, and Skull and Crescent Club.
Glenn was born in Hanging Grove Township, Indiana and was raised in Rensselaer, Indiana and was a graduate of Rensselaer High School with honors. Glenn was a Korean War Veteran and was in the United States Marine Corps. He and his wife Jean were residents of Downers Grove, from 1965-2000 before moving to Woodridge.
Memorial Visitation Saturday, June 28, 2014 from 9:00AM to 12:00PM and Memorial Funeral Service at 12:00 Noon at the First United Methodist Church of Downers Grove, 1032 Maple Avenue, Downers Grove, IL 60515
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to the "Trustees Fund" of the First United Methodist Church of Downers Grove would be appreciated
Arrangements by Toon Funeral Home, 4920 Main Street Downers Grove, IL 60515
For more information www.toonfuneralhome.com or
Published in Suburban Life Publications on June 25, 2014