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Glenn William Kapp
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Birth: Nov. 5, 1922
Clarion County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 21, 2001
Clarks Summit
Lackawanna County
Pennsylvania, USA

The (Oil City, PA) Derrick, April 25, 2001


Glenn W. Kapp of Clarks Summit, formerly of Shippenville, died Saturday, April 21, 2001, at his residence.

Born in Shippenville, he was a son of William and Eleanor K. Kapp.
Mr. Kapp was a graduate of Bryant & Stratton Business Institute and the University of Buffalo, N.Y.

He served as a B-24 bomber pilot during World War II and later served for 22 years in the Air Force Reserves as a fighter-bomber pilot, retiring with the rank of lieutenant colonel.

Before moving to the Clarks Summit area in 1978, Mr. Kapp was employed by Bell Aircraft Corp. in Niagara Falls, N.Y, and the Boeing Co. of Philadelphia as senior contracts administrator. He was associated with the Greater Delaware Valley Regional Medical Program of Philadelphia as a financial director. Upon moving to the Clarks Summit area, Mr. Kapp was executive vice president of the Visiting Nurses Association of Scranton. Subsequently, he organized
the Pennsylvania Home Health Services in Scranton, and he retired from there.

Mr. Kapp was a member of the Heritage Baptist Church, Clarks Summit, where he served in many capacities. In addition to religious devotion, he loved his family and greatly enjoyed their company.

Mr. Kapp was married to the former Evelyn Kahle, who survives. They would have celebrated their 52nd wedding anniversary in June.

Surviving, in addition to his wife, are three sons, Glenn E. Kapp of
Atlanta, Ga., Douglas K. Kapp of Pottstown and Gregory J. Kapp of
Stroudsburg; and one grandson.

He also is survived by two sisters, Sophia Heasley of Marion, Ind., and Wilda Keister of Shippenville; and nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Kapp was preceded in death by four brothers, Calvert Kapp, Earl Kapp, Henry Kapp and John Kapp; and a sister, Mabel Beichner.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. today in Heritage Baptist Church, Clarks Summit, with the Rev. David Culver, pastor, officiating.

Interment will be in Newton Cemetery.

The Lawrence E. Young Funeral Home, 418 S. State St., Clarks Summit, is in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to Heritage Baptist Church Building Fund, 415 Venard Road, Clarks Summit 18411; or to Hospice St. John, 1007 Oak St., Pittston Township, 18640. 
Family links: 
  William Webster Kapp (1875 - 1963)
  Ella Nora Cohlhepp Kapp (1893 - 1967)
  Calvert A. Kapp (1902 - 1993)**
  Earl Willis Kapp (1906 - 1990)**
  Henry Eli Kapp (1909 - 1992)**
  John W. Kapp (1911 - 1912)**
  Mabel I. Kapp Kline Beichner (1913 - 2000)**
  Sophia K. Kapp Heasley (1921 - 2015)*
  Glenn William Kapp (1922 - 2001)
  Wilda Luella Kapp Keister (1925 - 2001)*
*Calculated relationship
Newton Cemetery
Newton Center
Lackawanna County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Mona Anderson
Record added: Jul 15, 2012
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Glenn William Kapp
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Glenn William Kapp
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