|Birth: ||May 23, 1928|
|Death: ||Mar. 19, 2007|
Glenn Fossum, 78, died Monday, March 19, 2007 at the Lakewood Health Center in Baudette.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, March 24 at the Zion Lutheran Church in Warroad.
Glenn V. Fossum, the son of Albina (Doucet) and Ingval Fossum, was born on May 23, 1928 in Thief River Falls. He grew up and attended school in Thief River Falls, graduating from high school in 1946. He entered the U.S. Army and served for two years before being honorably discharged. He and Janet Humes were married in 1953.
Glenn worked for Northwestern Bell (which was later US West and Qwest) for a total of 32 years. During that time, he worked in Thief River Falls, Anoka, Brainerd, and Roseau serving as the manager for Roseau, Warroad and Baudette. After his retirement, they moved to Sandy Shores on Lake of the Woods, and spent winters in San Diego, Calif. Glenn enjoyed building model boats, hunting and fishing.
He is survived by his wife, Janet Fossum of Williams; children, Randal (Jewel) Fossum of Little Falls, Nancy (Gary) Burstad of Rock Springs, Wyo., and Jean Marie Ryan (Lee) of Lakeville; seven grandchildren; and a sister, Ruth Holmes of Thief River Falls. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Created by: ShaneO
Record added: Feb 23, 2009
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