LORAIN - Eugene E. Glowacki, 82, of Lorain passed away on February 9, 2012. Born January 12, 1930, he was a lifelong resident of Lorain. He was a member of Nativity BVM Church and graduate of Lorain High School, class of 1948B. Everyone that knew him said he was a gentle spirit.
He was an avid bowler at Saxon Club. He enjoyed working at his precincts voting booth for many years and took great pride in his service for the U.S. Army. He was a faithful swim team parent for both his daughters at Oak Hills Country Club. He was a produce manager at A&P for 27 years, Fligners' Market for 16 years, and his last employment was at Vermilion Farm Market. He was also a happy member of the Vermilion YMCA.
He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Lois (nee:Pasta); daughters, Kandy (Robert) Ellerman of West Chester, Ohio and Kim (Ken) Kurkowski of Virginia; two grandchildren, Lauren Ellerman, student at University of Evansville, Indiana and Brian Ellerman, student at Ohio State University; plus many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Michael and Gertrude Glowacki; brother and sister-in-law, Ralph and Faralene Glowacki; and granddaughter, Kelley Ellerman.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Vermilion Family YMCA, 320 Aldrich
Road, Vermilion, Oh 44089 or New Life Hospice Center, 5255 N. Abbe Rd, Elyria, OH 44035.
The family will receive friends at Reidy-Scanlan-Giovannazzo Funeral Home, 2150 Broadway, Lorain, OH, (440) 244-1961 on Sunday, February 12, 2012 from 3-6 PM. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM, Monday, February 13, 2012 at the funeral home, Fr. Craig Hovanec, officiating. Christian Burial services will be held at Calvary Cemetery, Lorain, OH, with military honors by the Disabled American Veterans, Chapter 20, Lorain, OH. Online condolences may be sent using www.rsgfuneralhome.com.Posted By: RSG Funeral Home @ 1:11:42 PM