Funeral services for Glenn Everett Dodge, age 92, of 706 Ford Avenue, Ogdensburg, will be held at the convenience of the family at Frary Funeral Home, Ogdensburg. There will be no calling hours. Burial will be in Pine Hill Cemetery in Eel Weir. Mr. Dodge passed away on Tuesday, November 27, 2018, at Riverledge Nursing Home.
Glenn is survived by his daughter, Deborah A. Parker of Seneca Falls, NY; a son, Daniel J. Dodge (Anne) of Ogdensburg, NY; his six grandchildren, John G. Herriman (Meghan) of Victor, NY, Daniel T. Herriman (Angela) of Kannapolis, NC, Kristen L. Gaddis (Zachariah) of Dunkirk, MD, Katie M. Miller (Jeremy) of Delmar, NY, Zachary D. Dodge (Riane) of Ogdensburg, NY and Meg E. Dodge of Dallas, TX; seven great grandchildren; one sister, Linda Thompson (John) of Ogdensburg NY.
Glen is predeceased by his parents, Bert D. Dodge and Viola King Dodge, Ogdensburg, sister and brother-in-law, Lulu and Harold Fox, of Clayton, NY and infant daughter, Sandra L. Dodge.
Glenn was born on December 26, 1925, in Ogdensburg, NY, the son of Bert and Viola (King) Dodge. He attended Ogdensburg Free Academy until enlisting in the United States Navy in 1943. During his WWII service, he served on the USS Mifflin and received the Victory Medal, American Theatre Medal and the Asiatic Pacific Medal with 2 Stars .He was honorably discharged in 1946 at the rank of Motor Machinist’s Mate Second Class. Glenn was employed as a mechanic at the St. Lawrence Psychiatric Center until his retirement.
During his retirement, he enjoyed raising horses and woodworking.
He was a former member of the Ogdensburg Elks Club, VFW Post # 2936, U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, the Shriner’s and was an Ogdensburg Free Mason, holding the position of Grand Knight.
Donations in Glenn’s memory can be made to Shriners Hospitals for Children, Attn: Office of Development, 2900 N. Rocky Point Dr., Tampa, FL 33607.