Glenn “Pappy” Harden
January 26, 1936 ‒ January 01, 2016
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Glenn “Pappy” Harden, age 79, of Mount Vernon, passed away on Friday, January 1, 2016 at the Knox Community Hospital. He was born on January 26, 1936 in Zanesville, OH, to the late Charles and Grace (Geyer) Harden.
Pappy was part of the International Paper Workers in Mount Vernon and worked as a fork lift operator at Weyerhaeuser. He was in several bowling leagues throughout in Mount Vernon. Pappy loved to go hunting and fishing. He was an avid Browns and Buckeyes fan, and enjoyed watching the games on TV. Mowing and taking care of the lawn was one of Pappy’s great pleasures in life, but what he really loved was being around his family.
He is survived by his wife Dorothy (Brown) Harden; a daughter, Tina (Ray) English; 3 sons, John (Tammy) Harden, Michael (Angie) Harden and Brian (Jane) Harden; 8 grandchildren and special granddaughter, Amber Lynn Harden; 12 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews and beloved pet Coco.
Besides his parents, he is preceded in death by sisters, Edith Morrow and Margaret Robbins; brothers, William Harden and Wayne Harden.
Friends may call from 5-7 PM on Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home, 619 E. High St. Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050. A private graveside service will take place at a later date.
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The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Glenn “Pappy” Harden.