William Ignatius “Bill” Glaser

March 22, 1950 - March 29, 2021

03/22/1950 - 03/29/2021

Past Services

Tuesday April 06, 2021
Mt. Calvary Cemetery-Wheeling
1685 National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003
(304) 242-0460 | Directions
Tuesday April 06, 2021
10:00 am - 11:00 am
St, Michael Catholic Church
National Road
Wheeling, WV 43906
740-676-0051 | Directions
Tuesday April 06, 2021
11:00 am
St. Michael Catholic Cemetery
Pittsburgh, PA

William Ignatius “Bill” Glaser, 71, of Wheeling, WV, passed away Monday, March 29, 2021 at home.
He was born in Wheeling, March 22, 1950, the son of the late Robert and Margaret (Robinson) Glaser. Bill was a Catholic by faith and attended Mass regularly. He was a US Navy Veteran, a graduate of Wheeling College and received a degree in Industrial Relations and retired from the post office after many years of service. Bill was an avid gardener and hunter and was always perfecting his landscaping skills.
Bill is survived by his six siblings, Mary Gotses of Wheeling, Kathy (Mark) Boehm of Wheeling, Eleanor (David) Schmid of Wheeling, John (Donna) Glaser of Cincinnati, OH, Robert Glaser of Cincinnati and Philip Glaser of Wheeling; numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews, the Grella family and close friends, Becky and Jake.
Family and friends were received Tuesday, April 6, 2021 from 10 am until time of Mass of Christian burial at 11 am at St. Michael Catholic Church with Fr. Joseph Wiley. Interment was held at Mt. Calvary Cemetery with full military honors provided by Moundsville Honor Guard.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to National Right to Life or to Mother Theresa’s Missionary of Charity in C/O www.tmcfunding.com.
Condolences may be offered to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com.

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Barbara (Rupich) King
2 years ago

Sending my condolences to Bill’s family and friends. I graduated from Wheeling Central in 1968 and spent a lovely evening with Bill when he invited me to our senior prom. Memories…

Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum
3 years ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of William Ignatius Glaser, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
My thoughts
and prayers to the family of ….

US Navy Veteran, William Ignatius Glaser, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

Michael Arameish
3 years ago

I’m very sorry to hear of Bills passing. I worked with him at the Wheeling Post Office for many years. My deepest sympathy to his family.