Glenn J. Bettenhausen, 87


Glenn J. Bettenhausen of West Bend entered into eternal life on Friday, Nov. 22, 2013. Glenn was born to the late Frederick and Sylvia (nee Subbert) on May 11, 1926, in Manhatten, Ill. He then married Marion G. (nee Schneider) on Oct. 11, 1952, at Garden Homes Evangelical Lutheran Church of Milwaukee.

Glenn was Born and raised in Manhatten, Ill., and graduated Peotone Community High School with the class of 1944. He attended Gallagher School of Business, earning a degree in business administration.

He worked for the Santa Fe Railroad as a payroll clerk for 39 years retiring on Dec. 1, 1986. He was an avid gardener and loved to travel abroad. He was a member of Pilgrim Evangelical Lutheran Church.

Glenn is survived by brother, Roger of Manhatten, Ill., and sister, Eunice Kroll of Bradley, Ill. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents; beloved wife, Marion; brother, Don Bettenhausen; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Pat Bettenhausen, Henry Kroll and Herbert (Ethel) Schneider, Myrtle Schneider and traveling pal, Bill Doehling.

The funeral service for Glenn was held at Pilgrim Evangelical Lutheran Church (462 Meadowbrook Drive, West Bend, WI 53090) with the Revs. Joe Fisher and Christopher Raffa officiating.

Entombment took place at Wisconsin Memorial Park of Brook-field.

Memorials are appreciated to Pilgrim Evangelical Lutheran Church (462 Meadowbrook Drive, West Bend, WI 53090).

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family.

(262) 338-2050/ www.phillipfuneralhome.com.