Glen D. Morgan

Born: Tue., Dec. 14, 1926
Died: Sat., Jun. 24, 2017


11:00 AM to 1:00 PM, Tue., Jun. 27, 2017
Location: Pepper Funeral Home & Cremation Facility, Inc.

Funeral Service

1:00 PM Tue., Jun. 27, 2017
Location: Pepper Funeral Home & Cremation Facility, Inc.

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Glen D. Morgan, 90, of Canton, PA passed away peacefully, Saturday June 24, 2017 at the Bradford County Manor.

Glen Doyle Morgan was born on December 14, 1926 at his family’s home near Shunk, PA. He was one of 15 children born in the family of the late William and Belle (Brown) Morgan.  As a young man, he worked on the family’s farm and was baptized at the former Maple Summit Church in Shunk.  Glen later graduated from the Estella High School in 1944. Shortly following graduation, He enlisted with the U.S. Army and proudly served our country during WWII. On April 18, 1950 Glen married the former Elizabeth Best in Bell Air, MD, together they celebrated 67 years and raised a daughter, Beverly.

Glen and Betty settled in Canton to make their home. He was one of the first people to be hired at the former Schrader-Bellow’s Valvair in Canton and had worked there over 40 years before retiring in 1990. Glen will also be fondly remembered for his and Otto Morgan’s Hotdog Wagon, working together on the streets of Canton and the Dunn Hill Raceway.

Glen loved to take long walks and he was a problem solver who enjoyed figuring things out. He enjoyed tinkering on just about anything especially old cars. Favorite times were going to the Chatter Box for the morning coffee group and every Thursday having lunch with his friend and nephew, Dr. Ralph Rathbun. Glen was a member of the Canton V.F.W. Post 714 and I.M.A. Local 1190.

Glen is survived by his beloved wife, Betty, a daughter, Beverly (and Fred) Seeley of Canton, grandchildren, Brett (and Karin) Seeley of Bloomsburg, Todd (Kristin) Seeley of Canton, Trevor (Tiffany) Seeley of Carlisle, great- grandchildren, Katrina, Annika, Lauren, Sarah, Michael, Marshall, Mason, Josephine, Siblings, Dale (and Dorothy) Morgan of AL, John (and Beverly) Morgan of Ulster, Josephine Lewis of Hillsgrove, sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Doris (and Bill) Wright , Janice Ward, Paul (and Lenora) Best, Dale (and Kathy) Best, numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends who often visited Glen at the Manor, Hess Wilcox and Edye Waldemeyer.

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his siblings and their spouses, Doris (and Dean) Rathbun, Norma (and Richard) Lodge, Frank (and Thelma) Morgan, Lyle (and Florence) Morgan, Dorothy Kipp, Madeline (and Charles) Kilmer, Esther (and Gail) Clisso, Melvin (and Joyce) Morgan, Martin (and Lola) Morgan, Vance and Stanley Morgan, sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Robert (and Marge) Best, Lloyd, James, Marty and Beatrice Best, Robert Ward and Dwight Lewis.

Calling hours are 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Tuesday, June 27, at Pepper Funeral Home, 578 Springbrook Dr., Canton.  Pastor Charlotte Morse will officiate the funeral service following visitation with military honors accorded.  Burial will be held in Beech Flats Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Glen Morgan’s name may be directed to the One East Activity Fund C/O Bradford County Manor, 15900 Rt. 6, Troy, PA 16947.  Share memories and condolences at

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tina wilber
   Posted Mon June 26, 2017
Betty and Beverly
Words cannot express how much Glen and his family meant to us on I east, It was a pleasure to get to know Glen and be apart of his life. He always made us laugh. He was a great person. He will be missed from all of us on 1 EAST.

Jennifer and Tom Morgan
   Posted Mon June 26, 2017
Bev and Betty,

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Jennifer and Tom
   Posted Mon June 26, 2017
Dear Betty, Beverly, Fred and Family,
Was sorry to hear Glen had passed away. Keeping you and your family in my prayers. It is hard to lose someone we love but we know he is not suffering any more.
With sincere sympathy,
Marlene Wilber

Nancy Crum and Melissa Rogers
   Posted Wed June 28, 2017
Our sincerest condolences, we worked for Mr. Ertel here in Williamsport PA. Mr Morgan would come to see us about once a year. We always enjoyed his visit when he would come in. Mr. Morgan was a true gentelman. Nancy and Melissa from Allen E Ertel and Associtates, Williamsport PA

VFW Post 1536, Sayre
   Posted Thu June 29, 2017
Please accept our deepest sympathy.

Jean Downer Family
   Posted Fri July 14, 2017
We are so very sorry for your loss. You were always so kind to Jean and we will miss seeing you at the Manor. God Bless you!

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