Oct. 12, 1952-March 20, 2014
MINNEOTA – Services for Glenn Korman, 61, of Akeley, formerly of Minneota, will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Hope Lutheran Church in Minneota. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Sunday with a prayer service at 4 p.m. at Rehkamp-Horvath Funeral Home in Minneota and will continue one hour prior to the service on Monday at the church. Burial will be at the Hope Lutheran Cemetery.
Glenn died March 20, 2014, at the St. Joseph Health Systems in Park Rapids after a courageous battle with cancer.
Glenn Duane Korman was born Oct. 12, 1952, to Ardell and Maxine (Stone) Korman in Marshall and grew up on a farm north of Minneota. He was baptized and confirmed at Hope Lutheran Church in Minneota. He attended Clarkfield Public Schools graduating in 1970. After high school, Glenn moved out to Pierre, S.D., and worked at a ranch. He then moved back to the Minneota area where he worked for several years as a truck driver.
On April 23, 1977, Glenn was united in marriage to Joan Sumerfelt at Hope Lutheran Church in Minneota. They made their home in the Minneota area for several years, moved to Texas for a short time, then moved back to Minnesota and made their home in the Park Rapids area. In 1985, Glenn started working for the State of Minnesota as a driver’s license examiner and later transferred to the State Board of Animal Health as a law compliance officer. Glenn was also involved with the Park Rapids Sheriff’s Mounted Posse.
Glenn enjoyed rodeos, horses, hunting, singing, and spending time with his friends and family.
Survivors include his wife, Joan Korman of Park Rapids; one daughter, Shannon (and John) Helgeson of Westbrook; three grandchildren, Sawyer, Ani and David; two brothers, John Korman of Minneota, and Don (and Cathy) Korman of Ghent; and many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers.
Blessed be his memory.
Rehkamp & Horvath Funeral Directors