Glen K. Mohr, 87, of Wellington, went home to be with The Lord at his residence Friday, August 16, 2013, following a lengthy illness. He was born in Orton, West Virginia on November 8, 1925. Mr. Mohr had been a resident of Wellington for the past 12 years and had previously lived in Grafton for 37 years.
He was a veteran and served in the U.S. Army from 1952 to 1954. He was employed as a machine operator for over 30 years at the Ford Motor Company in Brook Park and retired in 1987. He also did carpentry work on the side for many years.
Mr. Mohr was a member of Solid Rock Baptist Church in Spencer. He enjoyed going to church, riding four wheelers, traveling, playing games with his grandchildren and spending time with family.
He is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Zeta (nee Beall); two daughters, Debbie Burns (Jason) and Liz Dean (David), both of Wellington; one son, Carlton Mohr (Cyndi) of Spencer; four grandchildren, Chelsea and Corey Dean, Jared and Noah Burns; one great grandson, Ryan Dean; one sister, Wilda Jenkins (Charles) of Normantown, West Virginia; and one brother, Ring Mohr (Vonnie) of Normantown, West Virginia.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Riley and Sarah (nee Hashman) Mohr; and by four brothers, Chandos, Duefold, Frank and James Mohr.
The family will receive friends Monday, August 19, 2013 from 5 to 8 P.M. at the Liston Funeral Home, 36403 Center Ridge Road (at Stoney Ridge Road), North Ridgeville. The family will also receive friends Wednesday, August 21, 2013 from 1 P.M. until the time of the funeral service at 2 P.M. at the Roach Funeral Home, 708 Braxton Street, Gassaway, West Virginia. Elder David Turner will officiate the service. Burial will be at Mount Carmel Cemetery in Normantown, West Virginia.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions be made to either the Mount Carmel Cemetery Fund or to Hospice of the Western Reserve.