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Glen L. Bloomstrom Sr.

CROSBY — Glen L. Bloomstrom Sr., age 86, of Crosby, passed away on Jan. 13, 2012, at the Crosby Care Center.

Glen was a member of the DAV, VFW, Deerwood American Legion, the Brainerd Masonic Lodge, and the Shrine in Duluth. He was a veteran of WWII, Korea and Vietnam. He retired as a Command Sergeant Major after 24 years of active duty in the U.S. Army. He also retired from the U.S. Postal Service.

Preceded in death by his parents, Samuel and Christine Bloomstrom.

He will be deeply missed by his wife, Lillian; son, Glen Jr. and wife, Ruth, of Minneapolis; grandchildren, Benjamin (Marena) Bloomstrom, of Alexandria, Va., Christine (Robert) Ivy, of Minneapolis, Karsten (Meg) Bloomstrom, of Valdosta, Ga.; great-grandchildren, Vincent and Jeremiah.

Funeral service for Glen will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 20, 2012, at Halvorson-Johnson Funeral Home in Brainerd. Visitation will be from 1-2 p.m. Interment will take place at Evergreen Cemetery in Brainerd.

Halvorson-Johnson Funeral Home

Brainerd, (218) 829-3581