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Glenn A. Wells, 88

Apr 2, 2017

Glenn Wells

Blue Earth Glenn Arlie Wells, age 88, of Blue Earth, passed away peacefully on March 29, 2017. Funeral Service was at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at Trinity Lutheran Church of Blue Earth, Pastor Jeanette Bidne presided. Visitation was one hour prior at the church. Interment took place immediately following the service at Riverside Cemetery, Blue Earth.

Glenn was born on June 25, 1928 in Rake, Iowa. He later moved to Blue Earth, and graduated from Blue Earth high school in 1946. After graduation, he served in the U.S. Army and on Sept. 18, 1949 he married Blanche Northwick. Together they had five children. Glenn served as a Blue Earth alderman from 1962-1966. He was mayor of Blue Earth from 1966-1969. He served on the Trinity Lutheran Church Board. Glenn was a very community and civil service oriented individual.

Glenn is survived by his five children, Geary (Cindy), Brian (Terri), Craig (Linda), all of Blue Earth, Jan (Alan) Mino, of Crystal Lake, Illinois, and Kristine (Scott) Nelson, of Andover; 12 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and many other loving relatives and friends.

Glenn is preceded in death by his loving wife, Blanche; his parents; and brother, Verne.

Online condolences may be left at www.pattonfh.com.