Thomas Glaeser Obituary

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In Memory of

Thomas Lee Glaeser

December 7, 1945 - January 6, 2015

Tom Glaeser, 69, of Kansas City, unexpectedly passed away on January 7, 2015. Born on December 7, 1945, Tom was the youngest of three sons of Ernest and Gladys Glaeser. He retired from American airlines after 39 years. He was an avid sport pilot and co-founder of the Kansas City Dawn patrol. Tom loved to work with his hands and was very&nbs...

Tom Glaeser, 69, of Kansas City, unexpectedly passed away on January 7, 2015. Born on December 7, 1945, Tom was the youngest of three sons of Ernest and Gladys Glaeser. He retired from American airlines after 39 years. He was an avid sport pilot and co-founder of the Kansas City Dawn patrol. Tom loved to work with his hands and was very generous with his time to help and repair things for friends and family. He was a kind and loving husband of 47 years to his wife Carol. Survivors include sons Chris and Stephen (Buffi) and granddaughters Olivia and Ella, one brother Terry Glaeser (Adrianne); and two sister-in-laws Suzette Glaeser and Cheryl Rittman (David). He is preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Richard Glaeser. Visitation will be held on Monday January 12 from 10-11 with the funeral to follow from 11-12. Services will be at Newcomer’s Sons White Chapel Funeral Home in Gladstone.

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"I worked with Tom at TWA and AA and it was a pleasure to know him. He was one of a kind, pleasing to be around and always willing to help others. He will be..." Eddie Buchanan (Liberty, MO)

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