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Glenn Dale Strickland

July 22, 1938 ~ August 13, 2021 (age 83)


Glenn Dale Strickland

Aged 83, of Gratis, OH., passed away Friday, August 13, 2021 with his family by his side. He was born July 22, 1938 in Portsmouth, OH.

Glenn loved his family first and foremost above anything else. He enjoyed playing variety of games from cards to cornhole to horseshoe and dodgeball and anything in between.  He loved watching any western movie or show, The Price is Right, Nascar and the Reds play baseball. A master jokester, story-teller and one of the best singers in Southwestern Ohio. He never knew a stranger and was a friend to all.

Glenn leaves behind his beloved wife of 61 years, Barbara Marie (Arnett) Strickland, 3 daughters; Rebecca (Larry) Sorrell, Theresa (Dave) Terrell and Kim Strickland, 3 grandchildren; April Callahan, Megan Farthing and David Austin Terrell, along with several great grandchildren, siblings and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends Thursday, August 19, 2021 from 5PM to 7PM at PREBLE MEMORY GARDENS FUNERAL CENTER located at 3377 St Rt 35, West Alexandria, OH. PRIVATE FAMILY BURIAL at Fairview Cemetery on Friday, August 20, 2021.

In leu of flowers the family requests that donations be sent In Glenn’s name to the Preble County Humane Society, 951 South Barron Street, Eaton, OH 45320 or to The Ohio State University (The James) for Pancreatic Cancer. An online form can be found here for Donations in Glenn's Name to Ohio State, please visit:

Other donations in Glenn's name may be made to St Jude at this link:


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August 19, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Preble Memory Gardens Funeral Center
3377 US Route 35 East
West Alexandria, OH

Private Interment

Fairview Cemetery
Fairview Cemetery
Gratis, OH 45330


Preble County Humane Society
951 South Barron Street, Eaton OH 45320

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