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PEKIN ~ Glenn Edward Slabaugh, 89, of Pekin, passed away at 10:30 p.m. Sunday, May 28, 2017 at Timbercreek Rehab & Health Care in Pekin.

Born April 15, 1928 in Pekin to George Alvin and Marie (Lucas) Slabaugh, he married Marjorie E. Hailey on August 4, 1951 in Pekin.  She died August 28, 2013 in Peoria.  He also was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Robert Slabaugh.

Surviving are three sons, Barry (Cathy) Slabaugh of Schaumburg, Garry (Linda) Slabaugh of Romeoville and Jarry (Zhen Zhen) Slabaugh of Pekin; three granddaughters, Christiana (James) Herbert of Chicago, Carrie (David) Calzada of Lake Zurich and Cherie (Brett) Russler of West Lafayette, Indiana; one great-grandson, Joshua David Calzada and one brother, Dan (Betty) Slabaugh of Pekin.

Glenn had served in the United States Navy and was retired from Caterpillar, Inc., where he was an industrial photographer.

He liked listening to music and was particularly fond of Jazz.  Glenn enjoyed travelling to California and was gifted as a woodworker and carpenter.

He attended Pekin Bible Church.

His funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 3, 2017 at Pekin Bible Church.  Pastor Chad Nightingale will officiate.  Visitation will be one hour before the funeral at the church.  Burial will be in Glendale Memorial Gardens in Pekin, with military rites provided by the United States Navy.  Arrangements are by Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin.

Memorial contributions may be made to Pekin Bible Church, 2405 Court Street, Pekin, IL 61554.

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