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Place of Service
Shaffer Funeral Home
Romney, WV

Time of Service
September 2, 2013
11:00 a.m.

Officiated By
Rev. Carolyn Wilson

Place of Visitation
Shaffer Funeral Home
Romney, WV

Time of Visitation
September 1, 2013
5 - 8 p.m.

Cemetery
Forest Glen Cemetery
Green Spring.


John Henry Glaze

Aug. 11, 1937 - Aug. 29, 2013

John Henry Glaze, 76, Green Spring, WV, died Thursday, August 29, 2013 in Latrobe, PA.  He was born on August 11, 1937  in Green Spring, WV, the son of the  late Walter C. Glaze and Hester Ann Kerns Glaze.  He was preceded in death by his son, John Henry Glaze, two brothers, one sister, two step sisters and one step brother.

John was born, raised and lived his entire life in Green Spring.  He worked for 36 years at the Koppers Company where he performed many different jobs.  John enjoyed most anything that put him outside; hunting, fishing, four-wheeling, running a tractor, and gardening.  John had a tremendous sense of spirit and fun that spilled over into all areas of his life.  The true joy of his life was his family.  His wife, children, grandchildren and great grandchildren were the center of his life and he loved them all dearly.

Surviving is his wife of 53 years, Ethel Lorraine (Carder) Glaze; four daughters: Debbie  and husband Steven Snyder of Romney, Karen and husband Ronnie Everett of Shanks, Terri Glaze of Romney and Rhonda and husband Tony Combs of Green Spring;  one brother, Richard and wife Nora Glaze of Green Spring; four sisters; Ethel Swan of Garrett County, Gladys Powers of Cumberland, Eva Sebold of Green Spring, and Linda and husband Fred Riggleman of Cumberland;  stepsister, Ruby Gilpin of Cumberland and eleven grandchildren; Mathew and wife Melisa Snyder, Josh and wife Sara Snyder, Albert Dean, Jr., Chris Chaney, Santana Dolly, Jerid Borror, Derrick and Zack Kaylor, Jacob Glaze and step grandchild Austin White;  eight great grandchildren; Breanna Dean, Hayden and Greyson Snyder, Brookelyn and Braylon Snyder, Autumn Dolly, Albert Dean, Melody Dick, many other family members and a special cat, Buzzy Lou.

The family will receive friends on Sunday, Sept. 1, 2013 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Shaffer Funeral Home, Romney, WV.  Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Monday, September 2, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev.  Carolyn Wilson officiating.  Interment will be in  Forest Glen Cemetery, Green Spring.

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