Glenn Allen Wetherell

Thursday, June 21, 2012
Glenn Allen Wetherell

Services for Glenn Allen Wetherell, 63, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 23, 2012, at First Congregational Church in Spencer. Rev. Tom Van Tassell will officiate the service.

Visitation will take place starting at 3 p.m. Friday, with family present from 6-8 p.m. at Warner Funeral Home in Spencer.

Masonic services will be conducted at 7:30 p.m. Friday, by the Evening Shade Lodge No. 312 A.F. & A.M. of Spencer, at Warner Funeral Home in Spencer.

Interment will take place at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer. Military services will be provided by Glen Pedersen Post 1 of Spencer.

Glenn Allen Wetherell, the son of Ralph and Violet Stanton Wetherell, was born Dec. 21, 1948, in Iowa City, Iowa. He grew up in the Storm Lake area, where he attended Storm Lake schools. He served in the U.S. Army from Jan. 4, 1968, until his honorable discharge on Jan. 3, 1974.

Glenn married Norene Loveland on Oct. 1, 1976, at First Congregational Church in Spencer, Iowa. He worked for Loveland Trucking for two years, Terrace Park Dairy for seven years, owned and operated AG Promotional Products, Eaton's for seven years and part-time for Asher Motor Company.

Glenn was a member of the Evening Shade Lodge No. 312 A.F. & A.M., Spencer Shrine Club, Abu Bekr Shrine Club and served as director for the ATV Parade Unit. Glenn was a member of First Congregational Church in Spencer and served on the Board of Benevolence and as PF Adviser. He was a member of the VFW and served on the Volunteer Fire Department for 17 years, and was president of Sertoma.

In 2001 Glenn received the Governor's Volunteer Of The Year Recognition Award. He volunteered time to many areas of the community, including the ACT Now committee, annual Flight Breakfast, Flagfest, Thanks With Franks, Ragbrai and others.

Glenn passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at Spencer Hospital.

He was preceded in death by his parents; four brothers: Clifford, Burton, Charles and Dick Wetherell; four sisters: Marge Dicks, Phyllis Brown, Darlene Wetherell and Mary Katherine Wetherell; and his father and mother-in-law, John and Alberta Loveland.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Norene, of Spencer; one son, Gary (Lacy) Enderson of Spencer; five sisters: Berniece (Harold) Heschke of Carson City, Nev., Helen Fredericksen of Cherokee, Ia., Sharron (Larry) Hervey of Newton, Ia., Shirley (George) Francis of Havelock, Ia., and Carole (Dale) Culp of Deschler, Neb.; four brothers: Dale (Rose) Wetherell of Storm Lake, Ia., Bill (Connie) Wetherell of Whiting, Ia., and Denny (Faye) Wetherell of Woodbridge, Va.; three sister-in-laws: Erla, Sophie and Carol Wetherell; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.