Glenn E. Nash, 101, of rural Galva, died Tuesday, February 24, 2015, at Kewanee Care Home. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, February 28 th , at the Galva Chapel of Stackhouse-Moore Funeral Services. Rev. David Schweppe will officiate. Burial will be at the Galva Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Zion Lutheran Church in Kewanee.
Glenn Edward Nash was born November 10, 1913 in Kewanee, the son of William and Myrtle Spears Nash. He was educated in Kewanee schools. His marriage to Betty Bengston took place on May 13, 1939 in Davenport, Iowa. She passed away on June 29, 2003. Glenn and Betty farmed in Burns Township, and he was a lifelong farmer. He was a member of the Zion Lutheran Church, Burns Grange, and the Henry County Farm Bureau. Glenn served as Burns Township Road Commissioner for eight years and was a member of the Association of County Commissioners. He enjoyed traveling in his younger years.
Those surviving are two sons, Richard Nash, Galva, and Lonnie Nash, Alpha, six grandchildren and their spouses, Tom and Cindy Nash, Galva, John and Teresa Nash, Whitewater, KS, Susanne and Jay Gregory, New Braunfels, TX, Dr. Lisa and Craig Meyers, New Carlisle, IN, Kimberly Henderson, South Bend, IN, and Jason and Jenifer Nash, East Peoria, IL, 14 great grandchildren, and a great great granddaughter. Other survivors include two sisters, Lucille Krause, Kewanee, Doris (Dean) Moon, Florida, and a brother, Raymond Nash, Kewanee. His parents, his wife, one sister, and two brothers preceded him in death.