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February 8, 2014

Glenn L. Zuill

The Daily Star

---- — Glenn L. Zuill

DAVENPORT — Glenn L. Zuill, 51, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. As he wished, he was home with his wife and children.

He was born Dec. 26, 1962, in Cornwall.

Glenn grew up in Davenport and graduated from Charlotte Valley Central School, Class of 1981. After graduation he was employed by David Beisler and in 1992, started his own business, Zuill Excavating.

He met Karen French in 1991. Together in 1997, they built the house they always wanted. They were married on July 29, 2000, at the Schenevus United Methodist Church.

He loved hunting, snowmobiling and being outdoors. He most especially loved being with his children and was very proud of them.

Glenn was an active member of the Sharon Pathfinders snowmobiling club.

He is survived by his wife, Karen Zuill; and their children, Gregory, 12, Ryan, 10 and Jessica, 7; his mother, Deanna Brown of Davenport; a sister, Debbie (Ralph) Morse of Ballston Spa, and sons, Jordan and Austin; a brother, Jeff (Thelma) Zuill of Bainbridge, and son, Cory; a brother, Randall (Christina) Zuill of Davenport, and children, Edward and Rachel; mother-in-law, Marjorie French; sisters-in-law, Janet (John) Kostbar and Cynthia (David) Landry; and numerous close friends.

He was predeceased by his pop, Edward Brown; and his German Shepard and best friend, Kelly.

Calling hours will be 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at the Heller Funeral Home, 25 Arch St., Schenevus.

A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, at the United Methodist Church, Main Street, Schenevus.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Delaware County, Backyard Critters 4-H Club, 34570 State Highway 10 Suite No. 2, Hamden, NY 13782; 4-H is an organization that means a great deal to Glenn and his children.

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