LINCOLN – Glenn Frederick Michaelis, 78, of Lincoln, passed away January 4, 2015 at Castle Manor.
Visitation: From 11 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, January 10, at Park Meadows Baptist Church in Lincoln
Service: 11:30 a.m. Saturday at the church
Funeral home: Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home
Glenn Frederick Michaelis, 78, of Lincoln, passed away January 4, 2015 at Castle Manor.
Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, January 10, 2015 at Park Meadows Baptist Church. Funeral services will follow at 11:30 a.m.
Burial will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Pleasant Valley Cemetery, Kenney, with full military rites.
Glenn was born January 21, 1936 in St. Louis, MO., the son of Fred L. Michaelis and Zerelda L. (Schulte) Michaelis. He married Mary D. Michaelis on August 1, 1982 in Decatur. She preceded him in death on December 15, 2014.
Glenn was a member of Park Meadows Baptist Church in Lincoln. He proudly served his country in the United States Navy as a Chief Petty Officer. He retired from the US Post Office and the United States Navy. Glenn brought joy to many retirement home, nursing home and hospital residents as Santa Claus.
Surviving are his mother Zerelda Michaelis of Clinton. ;his step children: Dale (Beverly) Phillips of Hotsprings Village, AR., Diana (Harley) Pagel of Lincoln, and Robert Phillips of Lincoln; his nieces Tami (Chris) Sprague of Martinsville, IN. and Tori Cox of Lincoln; 4 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren also survive.
He was preceded in death by his father, his wife Mary, and his sisters Normajean Douglas and Marilyn Chapin.
Memorial Donations may be made to Safe Haven Hospice.