C. Glenn Sweigart, Sr., 93, formerly of Landisville, passed away on February 26, 2014, at BrethrenVillage. He was the husband of the late Ruth (Bickel) Sweigart, who died in 2000 after 53 years of marriage.
Glenn was a civilian employee of the US Air Force at Hickam Field, Honolulu, Hawaii, during WWII. He retired after 33 years from Warner-Lambert Pharmaceutical Co., now Pfizer. He was active in the Pfizer-W-L retirees cl89ub.
Glenn was a member of WesleyUnitedMethodistChurch, Strasburg for over seventy years.
He enjoyed golf and boating. He was a lifetime member of Strasburg Sportsmans Association and a member of the Train Collectors Association. For many years, Glenn had a large “O” Gauge train layout in his home at Christmas.
Born in Strasburg, he was the son of the late Isaac K. and Maude (Reese) Sweigart. He is survived by a son, C. Glenn Sweigart, Jr., of Willow Acres. Glenn was preceded in death by two brothers, Malcolm and Cletus Sweigart and a sister, Eunice Mitchell.
A graveside service will be held on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 1 PM in the LandisvilleMennoniteCemetery, 173 Church St., Landisville, PA with Pastor Milton Stoltzfus officiating.
Please omit flowers. Contributions in Glenn’s memory may be sent to Friendship Community, 1149 E. Oregon Rd., Lititz, PA17543-8366 or online at http://www.friendshipcommunity.net/donate/