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Ira Glenn Vos
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Birth: Dec. 29, 1919
Almyra
Arkansas County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Jun. 23, 2009
Almyra
Arkansas County
Arkansas, USA

Ira Glenn Vos, born Dec. 29, 1919, in Almyra, Arkansas County, Ark., to Charley Andrew and Ina Bell Rollins Vos, died June 23, 2009. His mother died in 1920 and his aunt and uncle, Blaine and Gertie Vos Glidewell, raised him.

He graduated from Almyra High School in 1937 and went to work for St. Louis Southwestern Railroad in Little Rock. After the bombing of Pearl Harbor he served in the United States Navy. He returned to Arkansas County where he worked until 1985 when he retired.

Glenn was united in marriage to Mildred Orvilla Knoll on Sept. 1, 1940, who preceded him on August 30, 1986. His parents and a brother, Homer Andrew Vos, and stepsister, Florene Glidewell Refeld, also predeceased him.

Mr. Vos is survived by his wife, Clotine Shook Vos; nephews, Gary A. Vos of Katy, Texas, Jimmy Refeld of Almyra; nieces, Janet Vos Amtower of Dallas, Texas, Robin Vos Havard of VanVleck, Texas, Glennda Refeld Fread of Almyra; two stepsons; one stepdaughter, six step-grandchildren, 10 step-great-grandchildren, along with numerous cousins in Arkansas and Iowa.

Obituary as printed in Arkansas Democrat 
 
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 Parents:
  Charlie Andrew Vos (1889 - 1987)
  Ina Belle Rollison Vos (1888 - 1920)
 
 Sibling:
  Homer Andrew Vos (1916 - 2005)*
  Ira Glenn Vos (1919 - 2009)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Almyra Cemetery
Almyra
Arkansas County
Arkansas, USA
 
Created by: Charles & Lisa Anderson
Record added: Jun 24, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38690399
Ira Glenn Vos
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Ira Glenn Vos
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