devotions for Fred John Glanschneg, 89, of 1715 West Flamingo
Ave., Nampa who died Saturday, Oct. 16, at a Nampa hospital,
will be recited at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Alsip Funeral
Chapel. Mass of the Christian Burial will be celebrated at
10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Paul's Catholic Church with Father
Merle J. Fisher, S.M. as celebrant. Interment will follow in
the Mt. Calvary Cemetery.
He was born on Jan. 13,1893, at Tyrol, Austria, to Matthew
and Louise Glanschneg. He came to the United States with his
parents in 1900. They settled in Chicago, Ill., where he was
reared and educated.
After his schooling, he worked with livestock in the
Chicago area. He married Marie Stiner on Sept. 20, 1920, in
Chicago. He then went to work at a steel manufacturing plant
in Chicago. He later was a maintenance supervisor for several
Chicago apartment buildings. In 1941 they moved to Michigan
where he went to work as an inspector for the North American
Rockwell Company. He also farmed in Michigan. He retired in
1959 and they moved to Merced, Calif. They came to Nampa in
1972 where they had since resided. He was a member of St.
Paul's Catholic Church, the Knights of Columbus and the
American Association of Retired Persons.
He is survived by his wife of Nampa; one daughter, Mrs.
George (Lorraine C.) Scott, Nampa; one son, Robert J.
Glanschneg, Raymond, Wash.; one niece, Alice Mandernack,
Nampa; six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. He was
preceded in death by his parents, two sisters and one brother.