Glen DuCharme

Error message

  • Warning: array_merge(): Argument #1 is not an array in _simpleads_render_ajax_template() (line 133 of /home/pdccourier/www/www/sites/all/modules/simpleads/includes/
  • Notice: Trying to get property of non-object in _simpleads_adgroup_settings() (line 343 of /home/pdccourier/www/www/sites/all/modules/simpleads/includes/
  • Warning: array_merge(): Argument #1 is not an array in _simpleads_render_ajax_template() (line 157 of /home/pdccourier/www/www/sites/all/modules/simpleads/includes/


Glen DuCharme, 65, of McGregor, Iowa, died Tuesday, Dec. 13, at Crossing Rivers Health, in Prairie du Chien.


He was born April 23, 1951, to Ivan and Helen (Ford) DuCharme, in Prairie du Chien. Glen graduated from Seneca High School in 1969.


Glen was united in marriage with Janine Kruger on Sept. 20, 1975, at Salem United Church of Christ, rural Waukon, Iowa. Four children were born to this union. Glen proudly served in the United States Marines from 1970 to 1972.


Glen worked thirty-five years at 3M in various roles; including the maker, shipping/receiving, and as a maintenance technician. Glen enjoyed fishing, playing euchre, watching the Green Bay Packers and Iowa Hawkeyes, hiking, snowshoeing, and camping. Glen loved to work with wood and created special gifts for family members and friends. He loved to make lefse and bake cookies, which he also enjoyed eating. In recent years, Glen would look forward to his mornings with Janine when they would sit and drink coffee; praying and thanking God for all of life’s blessings. Most of all, Glen loved to spend time with his children and grandchildren. He supported them in all activities. Glen was a proud member of his church and community and offered help in any way he could.


Glen is survived by his wife, Janine DuCharme, of McGregor, Iowa; four children, Jennifer (Mark) Panther, of Davenport, Iowa, Angela (Brent) Pape, of Luana, Iowa, Jessica (Tim) Mullins, of Denver, Colo., and Derek (Adriana) DuCharme, of Milwaukee; seven grandchildren, Kordell, Kadence, Kole, Alexis, Walter, Jackson and Lucy; six siblings, Evelyn Crowley, of Prairie du Chien, Edwin (Marty) DuCharme, of Locust Grove, Ga., Owen (Diane) DuCharme, of Seneca, Alice (Dennis) Kirschbaum, of Prairie du Chien, Myrna (Randy) Stevenson, of Seneca, and Donna (Robert) Hamann, of Prairie du Chien.


Glen was preceded in death by his parents, Ivan and Helen; a brother, Neal DuCharme; a nephew, Zach Stevenson; and two brothers-in-law, Pat and Arnie.


Funeral Services were held 1 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 18, at Living Faith United Methodist Parish, Monona, Iowa, with Rev. Lewis Flanigan as the Officiant. Inurnment will be at a later date. Leonard-Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Monona, Iowa is helping the family with the arrangements.

Rate this article: 
No votes yet