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Glenn C. Swanson

May 24, 1929 — July 6, 2023

Woodhull, IL

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Glenn C. Swanson, 94, of Woodhull, IL passed away Thursday, July 6, 2023 at home.  Services will be held at 11:00 am on Thursday, July 13, 2023 at Bethany Lutheran Church in Woodhull, IL.  Visitation will be one hour prior to service at the church.  Burial will be at the Woodhull Cemetery. Memorials may be left to Bethany Lutheran Church Quilters or to the Woodhull Cemetery. Peterson-Wallin-Knox Funeral Home in Woodhull is in charge of arrangements and online condolences may be made at www.petersonwallinknox.com.

He was born May 24, 1929 in Woodhull, IL, the son of Oscar and Emma (Peterson) Swanson. Glenn graduated from Woodhull High School.  He worked on the family farm for many years, then took a job at John Deere in the Research and Development Department, retiring in 1988.   

He was a lifetime member of Bethany Lutheran Church.  Glenn enjoyed skiing, golfing, and played football and basketball in high school.  Most of all he loved spending time with his family. 

Survivors include his wife, Betty; children, Bryon Swanson, Pam Swanson, Lorraine (Bill) Huddleson; and Jill (Jim) Spellman; grandchildren, Anthony, Ave`, Andrea, Apasia, Amanda, Angela, Lucas, Matthew, and Daniel; and multiple great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and siblings, Robert, Violet, Mildred, and Marvin. 

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Thursday, July 13, 2023

10:00 - 11:00 am

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Thursday, July 13, 2023

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Thursday, July 13, 2023

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