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Glenn J. Waltz

June 10, 1927 ~ October 19, 2019 (age 92)


Glenn J. Waltz 92 of Oberlin passed away on October 19 2019 at Welcome Nursing Home after a long illness.  He was born in Pittsburgh, Pa. on June 10 1927.  Glenn was a Scientist for Gilford Industry and Bird Electronics.  Glenn was a member of Grace Lutheran Church of Oberlin. He enjoyed playing chess having won many chess tournaments, watching classic movies, old time radio shows and discussing science in general.  He is survived by his Wife Rita H. Waltz of Oberlin, 2 daughters Donna Waltz of Nashville, Tenn., Lisa Waltz of Oberlin, 1 grandson Christopher Waltz of Oberlin.  He was preceded in death by his parents Joseph and Edith Waltz and a sister Donna Jean Waltz.  There will be a Memorial Service at Grace Lutheran Church on Saturday October 26 2019 at 11am with Pastor Josh Moldenhauer officiating.  Private family burial will be held in Westwood Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Grace Lutheran Church.  Online condolences may be made to

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Memorial Service
October 26, 2019

11:00 AM
Grace Lutheran Church

Oberlin, Ohio

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