Steven Glenn Tyree
Steven Glenn Tyree, 71, of Tiffin, passed away at 2:41 a.m. Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at his residence.
Glenn was born April 23, 1947, in Whitesburg, Kentucky, to Andrew and Oma (Lucas) Tyree. He first married Dottie Shumway, and they divorced; then he married Frances (Hursey) Nov. 29, 1997, and she survives in Tiffin.
Survivors include a son, Todd (Michelle) Tyree of Ava Marie, Florida; a daughter, Amy Tyree of Taylorsville, North Carolina; a stepson, Gene (Connie) Hursey of New Riegel; a stepdaughter, Dolores (Eddie) Fredritz, of McCutchenville; two grandchildren, Zach and MacKinze Tyree of Florida; three stepgrandchildren, Amanda (Jared) Thiel, Eddie Fredritz and Charlie Hursey; two stepgreat-grandchildren, Easton and Harlow Thiel; a brother, Sam (Linda) Tyree of McCutchenville; two sisters, Ruth Gruhn of Denison, Texas and Nora Gannon of Gunter, Texas.
Glenn was preceded in death by his parents; eight brothers, Bill, Clyde, Ercel, Ralph, Donald, Bennet, Ray and Edward; two sisters, Gladys Dudley and Norma Biller; and three infant siblings.
Glenn was a retired truck driver and also the owner/operator of G&F Ceramics with his wife. He enjoyed fishing, gardening, raising chickens and playing euchre.
Glenn was a U.S. Marine veteran, serving during Vietnam.
Visitation for family and friends will be 11-1 p.m. Monday, April 15, 2019, at Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory, Tiffin.
Funeral for Glenn will begin at 1 p.m. Monday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Paul Tyree officiating. Burial will follow in Fairmont cemetery, with military honors being rendered by United Veteran’s Council.
Memorial contributions may be made to F.A.C.T., St. Paul’s Soup Kitchen or the charity of the donors choice.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.engleshookfuneral