Glenn Herrmann

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After a long battle with Parkinson’s disease, Glenn H. Herrmann, OFS, 78, of Belleville, IL, born November 10, 1939, in St. Louis, MO, went to his eternal rest on Saturday August 26, 2018.

Glenn was the youngest of four children, born to George and Frieda, nee Kaufmann, Hermann, and was raised in St. Louis, MO, Hoffman, Nashville and Belleville, IL.  He was an alumnus of Belleville Township after which he spent 4 years in the United States Navy.  Glenn was a commercial roofer, by trade, who retired from Top Priority Roofing Company.   Glenn was a parishioner of the Cathedral of St. Peter as well as a member of the Full Gospel Businessmen’s Fellowship International, the Order of Franciscans Secular, and Christ the King prayer group.

Mr. Hermann was preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Leroy Herrmann of Mascoutah, IL; his sister, Ruby Hanke nee Herrmann of Okawville, IL; and sister-in-law, Geraldine Hermann, nee Middendorf of Belleville IL.

Surviving are his wife of 54 years, Mary Ellen Herrmann, OFS, nee Middendorf;
daughters Diane (Dan Crawford) Herrmann of Belleville, IL, Dawn (Allan) Marlow of Alton, IL, Denise (Kevin) Carlton of Belleville, IL, and Donna (Thomas Boyd Jr.) Herrmann Belleville, IL;
six grandchildren, John (Krista) Garner of Columbia, MO, Jessica (Timothy Langley) Garner of St. Louis, MO, Charles (Diondra Horner) Garner of Edwardsville, IL, Angel (Brandon Kueker) Herrmann of Collinsville, IL, Tamarah Schanter of Belleville, IL ,and Jennifer (Sean) Day, Atlanta, GA;
five great-Grandchildren, Chance Langley, Colten Kueker, Helena Bahr, Kylie and Liam Day;
a sister, Fern Campbell nee Herrmann of Lenzburg, IL;
his In-Laws, Hermina (Leo) Voss, Delores (Don) Forness, and Margaret (Tom) Hilpert;
as well as many nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to the Order of Franciscan Secular in care of St. Teresa’s Catholic Church, 1201 Lebanon Ave., Belleville, IL 62221. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

Visitation: Friends may visit with the family from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, August 29, 2018, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville IL, with a prayer service at 6 p.m., followed by an Order of the Franciscan Secular prayer service.  Friends may also visit from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Thursday, August 30, 2018, at St. Peter’s Cathedral Catholic Church.

Funeral:  A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, August 30, 2018, at St. Peter’s Cathedral Catholic Church, 200 West Harrison St., Belleville IL, with Msgr. John Myler officiating.

Burial with military honors will be at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, 2900 Sheridan Rd, St. Louis MO.



1 Comment on Glenn Herrmann

Sandy & Ralph Buescher said : Guest Report Aug 28, 2018 at 1:03 AM

Rest In Peace Dear Friend your journey has ended and you can retire as an Angel of God

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