WWII Veteran, Airborne Paratrooper. Retired from C.G.E. Former Reeve of Douro (1968-1970), Member of Douro Twp Council 1960-1970. Past President of Canadian Auto Workers Union Chapter 524. Recipient of the Gordon Holmbeck Award for Community Service, from the City of Peterborough. Long time member of Donwood United Church. Long time member of the Royal Canadian Legion.
Peacefully, with his family at his side, on Monday, June 17, 2013 at Peterborough Extendicare, in his 89th year. Glenn was the beloved husband of Eva Brown for 64 years. Dear father of Karen Wilson, her husband Don, and the late Wayne Brown (1998), and his surviving wife Carol. Loving grandfather of Sean Southorn, his wife Whittney, Justin Brown & Angie Bolton, Matthew Brown, Aaron Brown, & Nicole Bruce. Great-grandfather of Austin and Kayden Brown. Brother of the late Jane Burton, Elizabeth Sutherland, Eva Nagy, Verne Brown and John Brown Jr. Glenn will also be remembered by several nieces, nephews, friends and neighbours. Visiting will be held at the COMSTOCK FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 356 Rubidge Street, on Friday, June 21, from 7 to 9 pm and on Saturday, June 22 from Noon to 1 pm. A funeral service will follow in the Chapel, on Saturday, June 22 at 1 pm. Donations to the Royal Canadian Legion Foundation, Donwood United Church Memorial Fund or the Leukemia Research Foundation would be appreciated. Online condolences may be made at www.comstockfuneralhome.com.