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Glenn Leo Brogan, 85, of Northumberland, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, at his home.
He was born Nov. 23, 1932, in Mount Carmel, a son of the late Charles and Laura (Miller) Brogan. On June 28, 1952, he married the former Sylvia Kauffman who survives.

Glenn graduated from Northumberland High School in 1951.
He was employed in machine repair at TRW Inc., Danville, and retired after 43½ years of service. While employed there he served as union president. He was a member of the Board of Directors of the TRW Credit Union and served as president of the TRW Retirees, and was a Point Township Supervisor for nine years. He attended Emmanuel Bible Fellowship Church, Sunbury.
Glenn was a strong man of faith and actively served Jesus in all he did. He thoroughly enjoyed gardening, especially his "family heritage" lima beans. He loved to work with his hands and travel with his wife. His family was at the heart of all he did and gave him much joy during his lifetime.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Randy L. and Sheree Brogan, of Richfield; three daughters and two sons-in-law, Patsy K. and Van Milbrand, of Enola, Susan A. Straub, of Northumberland, and Jody A. and Randy Beaver, of Elkridge, Maryland; 12 grandchildren 13 great-grandchildren; along with his wife, he was the foster parent of five additional children; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Charles F. Brogan Jr.

Friends and relatives will be received from 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. Tuesday at Emmanuel Bible Fellowship, 967 Mile Hill Road, Sunbury, followed by a celebration of Glenn's life at 11, with Pastor Josh Gibson officiating.
Burial will follow in Northumberland Memorial Park, Stonington.

The family will provide flowers. Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor's choice.

Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home Inc., 42 W. Mahoning St., Danville.
Visit www.visneski.com.
Published on December 10, 2017
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