KNUDSEN, Glenn Alexander

Glenn Alexander Knudsen died April 27, 1980 in Brigham City Community Hospital. He was an active member of the of the Sons of the Utah Pioneers.

Born April 16, 1911 in Brigham City to Hans and Bessie Hansen Knudsen. Married Lillian Stuart June 16, 1938 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple.

Lifelong resident of Brigham City. Active member of LDS Church, serving as former counselor and bishop of the Brigham City Fifth Ward. Ardent temple worker, High Priest group leader in Brigham City Fourth Ward at time of death.

Co-owner of , former president of Brigham City Chamber of Commerce, member of the , formerly affiliated with the Jaycees, member of the Brigham Civil Aeronautics during World War II.

Survivors: wife, Brigham City; sons, Robert Glen Knudsen, Clovis, Calif.; Curtis Blair Knudsen, Calgary, Canada; John Scott Knudsen, Layton; daughters, Mrs. James (Annette) Terry, Ogden; Mrs. Herbert (Karen) Taylor, Hamilton Air Force Base; Mrs. Paul (JoAnn) Tanner, Clearfield; son Douglas Elliot preceded him in death; 22 grandchildren.

Also surviving: brother, Henry H. Knudsen, Bountiful; sisters, Mrs. Viola Poulsen, North Hollywood, Calif.; Mrs. Blanche K. Norton, Salt Lake City; Mrs. Edna Bell, Brigham City; Mrs. Ruth Ellsworth, Pleasant Grove; Mrs. Anna Phelps, Granger; Mrs. Ruby Rupp, Granger; Mrs. Gladys Stretz, Kearns; Mrs. Phyllis Dorion, Santa Barbara, Calif.; and Mrs. LaDean Christensen, Perry.

Funeral was held Wednesday, April 30 in the Brigham City Fourth Ward. Interment was in the Brigham City Cemetery.

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