Glenn Thompson


Private family funeral services and Mass of Christian Burial for Glenn E. Thompson, 95, of Davenport will be held at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, 417 Main St. Davenport.

Burial will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Davenport. There will be no visitation. Mr. Thompson died Tuesday, March 29, 2011 at Great River Medical Center, West Burlington, IA., after a brief illness. Halligan McCabe DeVries Funeral Home is assisting the family with funeral arrangements.

Glenn E. Thompson was born August 23, 1915 in Davenport, the son of William F. and Corletta J. (Sternberg) Thompson. He was united in marriage to Georgetta Condon, August 31, 1940 in Davenport at Sacred Heart Cathedral. She preceded him in death February 26, 2005.

Glenn was a graduate of St. Ambrose Academy in 1933. He attended St. Ambrose College and received his degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Iowa. He retired in 1977 from Iowa Illinois Gas & Electric Co, Davenport, as Supervisor of the Electrical Engineering Division after 40 years of employment.


Glenn was a member of St. Anthony’s Catholic Church and a lifetime member of the Knights of Columbus Loras Council #532.

Memorials may be made to St. Anthony’s Catholic Church.

Survivors include his daughter and son-in-law, Connie and Michael Storck, Burlington, IA, granddaughters, Gina (Keith) Luegering, North Liberty, IA., and Susan (Boyd) Klossing, Burlington, IA.; great-grandchildren, Dylan Klossing, Camryn Klossing, Kayla Luegering and Madelyn Luegering.

Glenn was preceded in death by his wife Georgetta, his parents, and a sister, Evelyn Thompson. May they rest in peace.    

Online remembrances and condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting Glenn’s obituary at

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