Glenn A. Downing, age 90, of rural Bowling Green, passed away Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014 at the SSM St. Clare Hospital in Fenton. Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Friday at the New Harmony Christian Church, with Rev. Dawn Marie Turner officiating. Burial was in the Mt. Zion Cemetery. Visitation was held from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Thursday at the Mudd-Veach Funeral Home in Bowling Green.
He was born March 21, 1924 in Sterling, Kan., the son of Roy Cecil and Christina Matilda Dewald Downing.
He married Linda Curry Oct. 15, 1960. She survives. Other survivors include daughters Cindy Fitch of Missouri and Glenda Poppleton and husband Larry of Londell; son Terry Downing of Annapolois; grandchildren Matthew Fitch, Katherine Fitch, Christina Poppleton, Anna Poppleton, Melissa Baker, Bobby Baker, and Michelle Baker; many great grandchildren; sister Evelyn Pruitt and husband Harry of Moses Lake, Wash.
Glenn was preceded in death by his parents, daughter Mari K. Nuckolls, brothers Earl Downing and Dean Downing, and sister Erma Dean Erickson.
Serving as pallbearers were Larry Poppleton, Matthew Fitch, Bryan Curry, Mark Graves, Fred Liffick, and Bryan Erbacher.
Memorial may be made to the Alzheimer’s Assocation.
Online condolences may be left at www.muddveach.com