Archive for Thursday, March 15, 2001

Glen Wiseman

March 15, 2001


Services for Glen Wiseman, 85, Lawrence, will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Mr. Wiseman died Wednesday, March 14, 2001, at his home.

He was born Sept. 7, 1915, in Sheldon, Mo., the son of George and Lucy Jane (Borden) Wiseman.

Mr. Wiseman operated Glen's Garage & Salvage Yard for more than 20 years. He was also a member of several camping clubs and square dancing clubs. For the past 23 years, he also had a winter home in the Rio Grande Valley in south Texas.

He married Margie Bell on July 29, 1950, in Lawrence. She survives of the home.

Other survivors include two daughters, Katherine Baynes, Carthage, Mo., and Glenda Easum, Lawrence; a son, Tom, Lawrence; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Friends may call from noon to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home, where the family will greet them from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. today. The family suggests memorials to Hospice Care in Douglas County, sent in care of the funeral home.

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