Everett Glenn Wetzel “former Millport, Pa. and Olean, N.Y. resident”
ROCHESTER, N.Y.---Everett Glenn Wetzel, 93, of Rochester, formerly of Millport, Pa. and Olean, N.Y., passed away on his birthday, Friday, December 6, 2019, in the VA Medical Center, Canandaigua, after a long illness.
Born on Monday, December 6, 1926, in Bentleyville, Pa., he was a son of Christy and Melda Varney Wetzel. On June 28, 1947 in Millport, he married Betty B. Morris, who passed away on November 5, 1992. On April 13, 1993, he married Winifred J. “Wendy” Maue, who survives.
Glenn was a veteran of the U.S. Army having served during World War II. He was employed as a truck driver for many years and lastly was employed by McGraw Edison in Olean, N.Y.
Surviving besides his wife of Rochester are a stepdaughter, Kim Campbell of Rochester; two stepsons, Sean Anderson of Walworth and Ross Anderson of Utah; five grandchildren, Mackenzie, Cole and Jared Campbell and Zayd and Allayna Anderson; two brothers, Edwin Wetzel of Coudersport and Robert Wetzel of Florida; two sisters, Mary Ellen (Gordon) Olson and Emily Jordan, both of Olean, N.Y.; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents and first wife, Glenn was predeceased by a daughter Nancy W. Kaufman; a brother, David Wetzel; and a sister, Evelyn Engle.
In keeping with Glenn’s wishes, there will be no public visitation. A graveside service with members of the Potter County Honor Guard according military honors will be held in the Spring of 2020.
Glenn entrusted his care and cremation arrangements to Kevin J. Dusenbury, funeral director/owner of the Virgil L. Howard Funeral Home, Shinglehouse, PA.
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