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.
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.
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.
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
in peace, sweet Poppyhead. I love you always!
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!
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
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.
You have our sincere condolences on the loss of your husband.
are in our thoughts and prayers.
seems like yesterday , we were your next door neighbors. Very sorry for your loss.
God be with you all in your time
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.
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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