A visitation for Glenn M. Beers, 91, Lawrence, will be from 6:30-7:30 pm Friday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Mr. Beers died Friday, October 9, 2020, at his home, surrounded by family.
He was born October 18, 1928, the son of James William and Mary Elizabeth Canderia Beers. Mr. Beers was a sheet metal worker for many years and retired as shop foreman at Norris Brothers after 35 years in the industry. He was a member of Southside Church of Christ. In his spare time he enjoyed hunting duck, geese, and turkey.
Glenn married Rosella Frances House on April 20, 1947, in Lawrence. She preceded him in death on March 28, 2018. He was also preceded in death by five siblings, Opal Marshall, Hazel Beers, Betty Burchett, Clyde Beers, and John Jack Beers. Survivors include two daughters, Linda Stanwix and husband Gary, Lawrence, and Marsha Farrier and husband Dan, Georgetown, Tex.; four grandchildren, Shelley Tindel, Emily McGhee, Kyle Stanwix, and Jennifer Hamon; seven great grandchildren, and three great great grandchildren.
A private family Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.