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Glen A. Bannon, 65, of Carlisle, passed away on Friday, October 5, 2012, at home with his loving family by his side. He was born on Saturday, August 16, 1947, in Williamsport, a son of the late John T. and Maude (Smeal) Bannon.

Glen was a 1965 graduate of Montoursville High School and served in the US Air Force during the Vietnam War. He attended Williamsport Area Community College and Clarion University and earned a bachelors degree in accounting. Glen retired from Fleet Material Support Office (FMSO) in Mechanicsburg after 30 years of service as a program analyst. After retiring, Glen worked part-time for Fisher Auto Parts and Health Network Laboratories. He was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church, Carlisle, where he was a member of the Heritage Club and had served on the school board for three years. Glen was also a member of the Mt. Holly Springs American Legion Post 674, the Loyal Order of the Moose in Carlisle and N.A.R.F.E. He was a wonderful husband and father and a most loving grandfather to his precious granddaughter, Shaylyn. He enjoyed spending time with his family. His final words were, " I have all my girls with me and I love you all". Glenn will be deeply missed.

He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 40 years, Mildred M. (Smith) Bannon, two daughters; Lori Bannon and Stacie Bannon, both of Carlisle, one brother, Larry Bannon and his wife, Jane of Montoursville, his granddaughter, Shaylyn Bannon of Carlisle and many nieces and nephews.

Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, October 9, 2012, at 10:30 a.m. in the St. Patrick Catholic Church, 85 Marsh Dr., Carlisle, with Rev. William C. Forrey officiating. Burial with military honors by Cumberland County Honor Guard will be in St. Patrick’s New Catholic Cemetery, Carlisle. A viewing will be held on Monday from 6 - 7:30 p.m. in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle and where a prayer service will be held at 7:30 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Patrick Catholic Church, 152 E. Pomfret St., Carlisle, PA 17013 or to the Shaylyn Bannon Educational Fund, C/O Members 1st, 5000 Louise Dr., Mechanicsburg, PA 17055.

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I will always remember Glen's smile and witty sense of humor! He was a wonderful and kind man, friend, husband, father and grandfather. I'll also miss the hugs I received every time I visited. I love you all.

Rhonda Seigle

With heartfelt sympathy, love and prayers for God's peace, comfort and strength for Millie, Stacie, Lori, Shay, your extended family, and all who know and love Glen.

Shirley and Jerry Martin

Rest in peace, sweet Poppyhead. I love you always!
Lori Bannon

 Lori, So sorry to hear of your loss. I know you are a strong person and you will make it thru the next several days. Stay stong for Shay. You have great memories of your Father. Love you wish I could be there.


Millie, Stacie, Lori, Shaylyn, and all your extended family,
You have our deepest sympathy. We pray that God will strengthen, comfort, and console you, and that you may know His peace.

Roy & Dotti Hoglund


Lori, my thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family!

Joy Juliana

Glen was such a wonderful guy, and was so totally dedicated to his family. We're going to miss him. It just isn't going to be the same without his phyical presence, although, he'll always be in our hearts. Love to all "his girls".

Larry and Kathy Slentz

im so sorry for ur loss my prayers and thoughts r w ur family
heather moffitt reagan

So very sorry to hear of Glen's passing, I am a classmate of his. Be assured he will be remembered fondly by all of us from MHS Class of 1965. Our condolence's and prayers are with your family.

Kelly Watts

You have our sincere condolences on the loss of your husband.
 You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Romona Truesdale

It seems like yesterday , we were your next door neighbors. Very sorry for your loss.
God be with you all in your time of need.

Todd Newhours, Leona Lautsbaugh and Mike 

We miss Glens gracious personality. He was always quick with a joke and kind words or a hug for friends. We are praying for Gods consolation for Millie and the girls. We offer our love and help in this difficult time.
Tom & Betty Dum

 I worked with Glen for a few years at FMSO....always kind and friendly.
My sympathy to all of his family. God Bless.

Kathy Powless Crawford

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Since 1853
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