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William D McGlumphy
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Birth: Jan. 18, 1915
Death: Sep. 23, 2011
Lewis and Clark County
Montana, USA

Quoted from Helena IR, 09/29/011: William D. McGlumphy, 96, of Helena passed away peacefully at Aspen Gardens on Sept. 23, 2011, with his wife of 67 years by his side.

He was born to Richard and Margaret (Corrie) McGlumphy on Jan. 18, 1915, in Sumatra. William grew up in Sumatra and graduated from Sumatra High School. He attended MSU Bozeman. He served in the Montana Army National Guard in 1933.

He married Renate Poeschel on June 17, 1944, in Berkley, Calif.

During WWII, William built submarines at Mare Island, Calif. He then became a bulk fuel oil distributor in Libby. He retired to Helena and Dragoon, Ariz.

Among William's favorite hobbies were fishing, boating, RVing with his wife, walking his dog, Barney, and watching his favorite team, the St. Louis Cardinals. He was also a longtime member of Al-Anon.

William is survived by his wife, daughters, grandchildren, nephews and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Virginia (George) McCracken and Josephine (George) Vogt; nieces, Margo Vogt and Joy McCracken; and parents-in-law, Ewald and Elsa Poeschel; and brother-in-law, George Poeschel.

Burial service at Forestvale Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the Lewis & Clark Humane Society, P.O. Box 4455, Helena, MT 59604. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting

Forestvale Cemetery
Lewis and Clark County
Montana, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 46.65418, -112.03331
Created by: D Blankenship
Record added: Sep 29, 2011
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Thank you for your service to our country.
- D Blankenship
 Added: Sep. 29, 2011
Rest in peace.
 Added: Sep. 29, 2011

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