Glen Eugene Person
Person, Glen Eugene Age 98 of Eden Prairie passed away peacefully on April 25, 2023. He is preceded in death by his wife Marilyn Ekse, his parents, siblings, and many friends. Born in Minneapolis on 08/16/24, Glen went on to attend Gustavus & Augsburg Colleges. He enlisted in the Navy becoming an Ensign, serving in WWII and was stationed in the Pacific on a hospital ship. He was very proud of his time in the service, and even saw the flag raised at Iwo Jima. Glen had a successful career in commercial insurance. He enjoyed traveling and being able to take his family on trips around the world. He loved to golf and was known for his sense of humor and one-liners. He is survived by his daughters Julie (Paul-deceased) Gulstrand and Kristi (Dale) Mensch; grandchildren David Gulstrand, Krista (Phil) Arnold, Erik (Emily) Mensch, Rachel Mensch; great granddaughter Maddie Mensch; and longtime family friend Bev Ottum. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Immanuel Lutheran Church or Augsburg College Athletic Association. On Wed May 3 a visitation at 10 am & service at 11 am will be held at Immanuel Lutheran Church (16515 Luther Way, Eden Prairie, MN). Celebration of life to follow.
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