Gene A Glick, 81, of Herrick, IL, formerly of Tower Hill, died Thursday April 6 at Sullivan Rehabilitation and Healthcare, Sullivan.
Funeral services will be 10:30 am, Tuesday April 11 in the Wallace-Carroll Funeral Home Herrick. Visitation will be Monday evening 6:00 until 8:00 pm in the funeral home. Burial will be in Mount Pleasant Cemetery Ramsey.
Gene was born Wednesday May 15, 1935, in Cold Springs Township to Charles Arlos and Martha (nee Moore) Glick. He was raised on the family farm south of Tower Hill. He attended Tower Hill schools through 8th grade and was a veteran of the United States Navy. He was married on January 24, 1970 to Thelma Louise Smith at the Herrick Christian Church. He spent 27 years in the Tower Hill school district as a janitor and bus driver before retiring in 1999.
He is survived by sons Glen Beck (spouse Sherry) of Herrick, son Chuck Glick of Vandalia, son Dusty Glick (fiancée Jaime Burge) of Windsor, sister Alice Moreau of Tower Hill, and 12 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Thelma, brother Russell, son Shiloh, and granddaughter Amber Beck.