Glen L. Trosper, 90, of Montpelier, IN, passed away at 9:40 PM on Sunday, April 06, 2014 at his residence. He was born on Friday, January 04, 1924, in Humrick, IL. He married Jane E. Whitaker on Friday, March 23, 1945 in Hartford City, IN. Glen was a 1943 graduate of Roll High School. He was a WWII veteran, serving in the U.S. Coast Guard. Glen was a former member of the Farm Bureau, A.A.R.P, and the Montpelier V.F.W. He retired in 1996 from Cablec-Anaconda Wire & Cable in Marion after 31 years of service. Glen was a longtime Blackford County Farmer.
Survivors include: Wife - Jane E. Trosper, Montpelier, IN., Son - Walter Glen (Wife, Suellen) Trosper, Montpelier, IN., Son - Jack James (Wife, Barbara) Trosper, Warren, IN., Sister-in-law - Arlet Trosper, Montpelier, IN., Grandson - Tony (Wife, Amy) Trosper, Poneto, IN., Granddaughter - Deborah (Husband, James) Thompson, Liberty Center, IN., Granddaughter - Tina Surfus, Warren, IN., Grandson - Michael (Wife, Wendy) Trosper, Warren, IN and 8 Great Grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his: Father - Walter Trosper, Mother - Florence (Marshall) Trosper and Three Brothers - James Trosper, Edward Trosper and Paul Trosper.
Family and friends may gather to share and remember at Walker & Glancy Funeral Home 109 W Windsor St Montpelier on Wednesday, April 09, 2014 from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM.
A service to celebrate Glen’s life will be at Walker & Glancy Funeral Home at 10:00 AM on Thursday, April 10, 2014 with Pastor Henry Favorite officiating. Interment will follow in the Gardens of Memory in Muncie.
Arrangements are being handled by Walker & Glancy Funeral Home in Montpelier.