William Glass 1935-2018

LIBERTY — William “Bill” L. Glass, 83, of Liberty, passed away Sunday, Dec. 16, 2018 at his home, with his family by his side.

Bill was born Oct. 29, 1935, in Cresson, Pa., the son of Leo and Hortense Dashner Glass.

Bill had worked for the Ohio Leather Works for 14 years and then retired from General Motors after 30 years as an assembler.

He was a member of St. Rose Church.

Bill enjoyed the outdoors, and loved fishing, hunting, camping, and his time spent at his place at Holiday Camp Grounds.

He leaves to cherish his memory, his wife, Helen F. Fizet Glass, whom he married July 2, 1955; his sons, Mark (Donna) Glass of Hurricane, Utah, and Jim Glass of Brookfield; his granddaughters, Lindsay Glass of Dallas and Alyssa Glass, of New York City; his sister, Virginia “Bernadette” Williams of Girard; and his special niece, Lori Glass Bailey.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his sisters, Helen Petyak, Leona Vinich, Rita Glass, Mary Margaret Glass and Delores Glass; and his brothers, Thomas, Paul and John Glass.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 21, at St. Rose Church, preceded by a prayer service at 9:30 a.m. at Blackstone Funeral Home in Girard. The family will receive relatives and friends 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Bill will be laid to rest in Churchill Cemetery.

Visit www.blackstonefuneralhome.com to view this obituary and to send any condolences to the family.

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