Jack Glazier

January 30, 1960 - March 30, 2015
Traverse City, MI



Wednesday, April 8, 2015
10:00 AM to 10:30 AM EDT
St. Francis Catholic Church
1025 S. Union St.
Traverse City, MI 49684
(231) 947-4620

A rosary will be recited at 10:40; with Mass at 11am.

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Wednesday, April 8, 2015
11:00 AM EDT
St. Francis Catholic Church


At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

Bortz Healthcare of Traverse City
2828 Concord
Traverse City, MI 49684
(231) 941-1200
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Heartland Hospice
4020 Copper View; Suite 113
Traverse City, MI 49684
(231) 935-0389
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Below is the contact information for a florist recommended by the funeral home.

Cherryland Floral
1208 S. Garfield
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 941-5761
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Flower Station
341 W. Front St.
Traverse City, MI 49684
(231) 946-1742
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Life Story / Obituary


Jack Adam Glazier, 55 of Traverse City died Monday, March 30, 2015.

He was born on January 30, 1960 in Traverse City the son of Richard Adam and Dorothy Irene (Griffin) Glazier.

Jack was employed with the Grand Traverse Area Catholic Schools from 1976 to 1979. He worked with Sara Lee Bakery from August 1979 to November 2007. He became unable to work and started receiving disability in 2009 due to complications with Diabetes.

He was a member of St. Francis Catholic Church; where participated as an Usher. Jack was also a member of the Knights of Columbus. He loved volunteering with the Boy Scouts Troop #105, Lake Ann; which his two sons belong. He participated with the Scouts with Merit Badges, Board of Review, weekly meetings and planning campouts. He enjoyed his time camping.

Jack is survived by his wife; Barbara Glazier; they were married on October 2, 1993 in Traverse City; children, Jacob, Eric and Graceanna; mother; Dorothy Glazier; brothers, David (Carol Bauer) Glazier of Wisconsin and Pat Glazier of Kingsley; sisters, Linda McAllister of Interlochen and Mary (Tracy) Anderson of Wayne; numerous nieces; nephews; great nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his father; Richard Glazier; grandparents, Adam and Florence Glazier and Herbert and Lillian Griffin and brother in law; Jeffrey McAllister.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11am, Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at the St. Francis Catholic Church. The family will greet friends starting at 10 am. A Rosary will be recited at 10:40 am. Burial will be in the Grand Traverse Memorial Gardens, Traverse City. Memorial Contributions may be made to Bortz Healthcare of Traverse City or Heartland Hospice, Traverse City. Please visit Jack's webpage at www.lifestorytc.com to sign the guest book and share a message. The family chose Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.