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Glenn C. Teets of Carlsbad, NM previously of Finleyville, PA & Ohiopyle PA passed away Tuesday, August 6, 2019 in Covenant Specialty Hospital Lubbock, Texas. Glenn was born April 2, 1948 to the late Hampton & Gladys Teets of Ohiopyle, PA. He graduated in 1966 from South Union High School in Uniontown, PA. On June 20th 1970 he married Catherine Louise (Conard) Teets who still resides in Carlsbad, NM. In addition to his wife he is survived by his three sons Glenn C. Teets II (GII) and wife Jenny of Fairbanks, Alaska, Michael D. Teets of Onancock, VA & Timothy Teets and girlfriend Kristy Muehlman of Finleyville, PA. He is also survived by two sisters and brother-in laws. Cathy Virginia Nedrow and husband Bill of Perryopolis, PA and Ruth Marie Kelly and husband Ray of Rockwood, PA. He has two nieces Naomi Nedrow of Perryopolis, PA and Sarah Rogers and husband Scott of Salisbury, NC. His two nephews are Adam and Cameron Kelly of Rockwood, PA. He is also survived by two Aunts, Helen Trotta of Carlsbad, NM and Isabell Miller of Monongahela, PA. He also has numerous cousins that span from coast to coast.
Glenn was preceded in death by his parents Hampton and Gladys Teets, his son Johnathan Edward Teets, two brothers Larry and Monty Teets and his Aunt Thelma Navoney and his Uncle Emerson Teets.
The Memorial service for Glenn C. Teets will be on Monday August 12, 2019 at 2:00 PM. Denton-Wood Funeral Home, 1001 N. Canal Street, Carlsbad, NM. 88220. Presided by Pastor David Prell. For family and friends in Pennsylvania a memorial service will be on Saturday, August 31 2019 at Kentuck Union Church in Ohiopyle, PA and final interment at Christ Lutheran Church Cemetery in Chalk Hill, PA.
Glenn worked for Equitable Gas Company of Pittsburgh, PA for 31 years. He also worked at The Baptist Homes in Mt. Lebanon, PA for nine years. Even though retired when moving to Carlsbad in 2010 Glenn continued working at NMSU-Carlsbad for nine years until the time of his death. Glenn was a member of the Blodgett Street Baptist Church and a volunteer at the Terry Able Community Food Kitchen. Glenn was a loving husband, father, brother and friend who humbly gave of himself to all those around him. He was caring and compassionate and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
In Lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to the Terry Abel Community Food Kitchen 402 S. Alameda Carlsbad, NM.