Glenn D. Himes, Sr., age 87, of York, died at 1:00 PM Friday, April 23, 2021at
Wellspan York Hospital. He was the husband of the late Anna M. (Holtzapple)
Himes and longtime companion to Merle Stonesifer.
Born September 29, 1933 in York, a son to the late William and Emma
(Kohler) Himes, he had served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict and
was retired from Consolidated Freight. He was a member of Pleasureville
American Legion Post 799, VFW Post #556, Yorkanna Game and Gun Club,
Twelfth Ward Democratic Club, and also enjoyed fishing, golfing and baseball.
Mr. Himes is survived by a son, Glenn D. Himes, Jr. and his wife Jody, of York;
two daughters, Peggy A. Collier and her husband Willard, of Seven Valleys
and Charlotte P. Merrill, of York; eight grandchildren, Lacey Himes, Mandy
Gerhart, Scott Densel, Kelly Densel, Kim Pina, Tina Diop, Allison Hartman,
and Shawn Hedrick; numerous great grandchildren; and three brothers;
Alvin, Preston, and Stanley Himes. He was also preceded in death by nine
brothers and sisters.
Funeral services are scheduled for 10:30 AM Friday, April 30, 2021 at The
Semmel Chapel of Workinger Semmel Funeral Homes and Cremation, 849
East Market Street, York. Viewing will be 9:30-10:30 AM. Burial will be in
Susquehanna Memorial Gardens, with military rites presented by the York
County Veterans Honor Guard.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Wounded Warriors
PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675.
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