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Glenn Acker

1931-2017

Published: March 18, 2017 5:00 AM

FUNK -- Glenn Wilmer Acker, 85, of Funk, died Sunday, March 5, 2017, at his home.

He was born Nov. 24, 1931, in Wayne County, the son of Ralph and Carrie Wise Acker, and married Marilyn Morris April 14, 1951. She survives.

Glenn Acker

Glenn was a molder for U-Brand, and enjoyed NASCAR, the Cleveland Indians, as well as working in his garage and welding for his neighbors.

Surviving in addition to his wife, are sons, Melvin (Wanda) Acker of Millbrook, Marvin (Virginia) Acker of Massillon and Philip (Jean) Acker of Apple Creek, and daughters, Leanne (Bill) Robison of Wooster and Karen (Gary) Ewing of Millersburg; 12 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Paul, Robert and Lester Acker; and a sister, Helen Wile.

Services were Thursday, March 9, 2017, at 2 p.m. at Fickes Funeral Home in Jeromesville, with pastor Bill Lawson officiating. Burial was in Fairview Cemetery. Online condolences may be made at www.fickesfuneralhome.com.

Memorial contributions may be made to LifeCare Hospice, 1900 Akron Road, Wooster 44691.


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