1948 – 2020
Our beloved Husband, Dad and Papa, Glenard Merl Lorenz Jr. passed away from a brief battle with pancreatic cancer on July 3rd, 2020.
He was surrounded with love at home by his wife, Jan Marie Lorenz, son, Bryan Wayne Lorenz (Sara) (Samuel, Eleanor and Henry), daughters, Kimberly Lynn Saleh (Jaime) (Cayden and Cooper) and Erin Michele Bettles (Loren) (Bradley and Audrey). Glen is survived by his son Glen Allen Lorenz (Kassandra Simpson), brother Wayne Gilbert and sister Deborah Kay Boyce. He is preceded in death by his mother, Magdelena Erma Henderson, his father Glenard Merl Lorenz.
Glen was born in Kingfisher, OK on February 21, 1948. He graduated from Northeast High School. He attended Vo-Tech School. He worked as a Facilities Services Manager for 50 years of his life. Glen was known for his genuine, giving and selfless heart. He loved spending time with his wife, family and friends. He enjoyed nature, fishing, listening to music, fixing things and inventing ways to make things better. He was a hard-working man of integrity who instilled these values in his children and grandchildren.
He will be forever missed in the hearts and minds of all who had the pleasure of knowing him.
Visitation will be Tuesday, July 7th, 2:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M., with family available to receive friends 4:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. at Matthews Funeral Home.
We will be live streaming this service in an effort to accommodate those people that wish to attend but feel they should not due to the health environment. To watch the service CLICK HERE to go to our YouTube page. Then click on ‘Videos’ then ‘Live Streams’.