September 11, 1958 - November 2, 2017
Born in Germany
Resided in Tawas City, MI
Glenn immigrated from Germany to the United States with his family when he was a year and a half old. Originally they started off in Cincinnati, Ohio, but traveled to various states to follow work. Eventually, Glenn’s family settled in Michigan in 1966 and lived in places such as; Detroit, Hazel Park, Clawson, Warren and most recently Tawas City.
Glenn began his career as a truck driver originally at Inter City Trucking before obtaining a dedicated and longtime position as a truck driver with USF Holland from November 3, 1989 until his retirement in 2009.
Glenn moved to Tawas in January of 2017 and his home there encompassed many of the things he cherished; he loved feeding the horses carrots and visiting with a peacock that surrounded his property. He enjoyed the quiet nature and peaceful scenery where he was able to daydream. He also loved his dogs; Pixie and Fritzel amongst animals of all kind.
Though reserved in demeanor, Glenn still had a big personality and was always laughing and goofing around. He will be remembered for his fun, free bird spirit.
Glenn is dearly loved and will be deeply missed.
Loving father of Ashlee Marie Owens. Adoring boyfriend of Christine Chappell for over 7 years. Cherished son of Glenn and Elfriede Owens. Dear brother of Lanny Charton Owens. Treasured uncle of Victoria Josephine Owens. Ex-husband and friend of Deborah Ann Wieczorkowski.
A memorial gathering will be held on Saturday, November 18th from 12-Noon until time of service 4:00 PM at A.H. Peters Funeral Home, 32000 Schoenherr at Masonic (13-1/2 Mile), Warren.
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Warren, MI US 48088