Glenn Thomas Farrar, Jr., 77, of Gillespie, IL, died at his residence on Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 5:20 pm. He was born February 12, 1941, in Saint Louis, MO to Glenn Thomas Farrar Sr. & Dorothy (Curtis) Farrar. He married Gay (McDowell) Farrar on December 8, 1990 in Gillespie, IL. He was a retired truck driver for Holmes Trucking. Glenn was a veteran of the US Marines. Glenn was a member of the Teamsters Local 600 and United Methodist Church of Gillespie, IL . He is survived by his spouse, Gay Farrar of Gillespie, IL, children, Paul (Kathy) Farrar of Saint Louis, MO, Dorothy (Steve) Brumbaugh of Saint Louis, MO, Tom (Vicki) Farrar of Wentzville, MO, Lois (L.B.) Schmitt of Saint Louis, MO, Allison (Paul) Beckett of Wilsonville, ILstep daughter, Laura (Phil) Clara of Gillespie, IL, step son, Danny (Amy) DeWitt of Fairview Heights, IL, 20 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren and step brother, Warren Wiedemann of New Haven, MO. Glenn was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Kay Wilson. Friends may call on Saturday, November 24, 2018 at United Methodist Church in Gillespie from 9:00 am until 11:00 am. Memorial service will be held at 11 am on Saturday, November 24, 2018 at United Methodist Church, Gillespie, IL. Memorials are suggested to United Methodist Church. Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at www.kravanyafuneral.com. Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie, IL is in charge of the arrangements.
Donations may be made to:
United Methodist Church of Gillespie