Glenn A. Lindquist, 81, Amherst, formerly of Appleton, died Monday, July 16, 2012, at his home, following a 12-year battle with multiple myeloma.
A funeral service will be held at noon Thursday at Star of Hope Chapel at Highland Memorial Park in Appleton, with Pastor Susan L. Stafford-Gaul officiating. Burial will be in Highland Memorial Mausoleum in Appleton.
Visitation will be at the chapel from 10:30 a.m. Thursday until the service.
A memorial has been established.
Maple Crest Funeral Home of Waupaca assisted the family with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.maplecrestfh.com.
Mr. Lindquist was born Sept. 21, 1930, in the town of Lanark, a son of Hulda (Wenzel) and the late Lewis Lindquist.
He was married to Edythe Rae Miller on Oct. 30, 1954.
He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1951 until 1955.
Mr. Lindquist was employed by Montgomery Ward from 1955 until the time of his retirement in 1992.
He was a member of United Methodist Church in Amherst.
Survivors include his wife; four daughters, Cheryl (Thomas) Melsen and Dawn (Jeff Mussett) Menne, both of Appleton, Vicky (Mike Sweere) Lindquist, Greenville, and Valerie (Thomas) Algiers, New London; his mother, Waupaca; one brother, Richard (Darlene), Newnan, Ga.; two sisters, Dorothy (Lee) Bergman, Nelsonville, and Diana (Charles) Olsen, Neenah; and six grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by one brother, Norman Lindquist; and one son-in-law, Craig Menne.