|Birth: ||Mar. 21, 1901|
|Death: ||Sep. 24, 1985|
September 26, 1985
Glenn W. Grossnickle passes away suddenly
Glenn W. Grossnickle, 84, was fatally stricken Tuesday afternoon, while sitting in his car near the KPL office on Leonard Street in Onaga.
He was born March 21, 1901, and died about 3:30 p.m. on Sept. 24.
Services are set for 2:00 p.m. at the Congregational Church in Onaga on Friday, Sept. 27, with Masonic graveside services at Onaga Cemetery. Rev. Wm. Cyma will officiate at the services.
A more complete obituary will appear in a later issue of The Herald.
October 3, 1985
Glenn W. Grossnickle, 84, Onaga died Tuesday, September 24, 1985, while sitting in his car parked on a city street in Onaga. A physician said Mr. Grossnickle died of natural causes.
He was born March 21, 1901, south of Onaga, the son of John and Mate Wright Grossnickle. He was a farmer south of Onaga many years before he moved into Onaga about five years ago.
He was a graduate of Onaga High School in 1920 and later was graduated from a business college in Lawrence. He was a member of Onaga Lodge No. 188, AF&AM and received his 50 year pin for the lodge in 1972.
He was married to Kathleen Doyle of Onaga February 20, 1924 in Onaga. She survives.
Other survivor include two daughters, Mrs. Jean Ridgeway, Ventura, Calif.; Mrs. LaVon Flowers, Onaga; four sons, Glenn W. Grossnickle, Jr., Sacramento, Calif.; John Grossnickle, Onaga; Ronny Grossnickle, Corning and Thomas K. Grossnickle, Bonner Springs; fourteen grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren. And twelve great-grandchildren.
Services were at two o'clock Friday, September 27, 1985 at the Congregational Church in Onaga. Burial was in Onaga Cemetery.
John Grossnickle (1864 - 1949)
Mary Elizabeth Wright Grossnickle (1867 - 1943)
Kathleen D. Doyle Grossnickle (1904 - 1998)*
LaVon Mae Grossnickle Flowers (1926 - 2004)*
Violet Lavina Grossnickle Fairbanks (1886 - 1977)*
Glenn W. Grossnickle (1901 - 1985)
Plot: Block 5, Lot 23, Grave 4
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Record added: Sep 20, 2010
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