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“To the Glaum Family, I am so sorry for your loss.I was a teammate of Steve's at UC Riverside in 1977 as the lone freshman. I probably last saw Steve...Read More »
1 of 16 | Posted by: Michael Lynes - Clovis, CA

“Janelle and family,We will never forget the wonderful years spent growing up in Aptos with you, Steve and the entire Glaum family..Sending special...Read More »
2 of 16 | Posted by: Nancy Leach Semas - Rocklin, CA

“As a former Aptos Resident, AHS & UCR Alumnus -My condolences and prayers go out to the Glaum family. This is a great community loss.Derek Isaacs &...Read More »
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4 of 16 | Posted by: JAMES & CAROLINE CALIENDO - FL

“To Doug(Aptos high class mate) and the Glaum family. Very saddened to hear this. Please know that your family is on our minds here in Hawaii. Very...Read More »
5 of 16 | Posted by: A friend

“Larry and I were so saddened to hear of Steve's death, Janelle. Our thoughts, prayers and hearts are with you and your family. Love, Larry and Sue...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: A friend

“Steve... Thanks for fighting so hard so that your family and friends could show you how much they loved you, and how much you loved them. God's...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: Jim Bunner - San Diego, CA

“It was a privilege to meet you at a happy time in our lives(The wedding of Katie and Aaron) You made us feel so welcome.You will be missed, GOD BLESS...Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: CAROLINE CALIENDO - FL

“I will love you forever, Steve. You are the love of my life. I miss you so much.I love you,Janelle ”
9 of 16 | Posted by: Janelle Glaum - Aptos, CA

“Love you forever dad ”
10 of 16 | Posted by: Courtney Brackett - San diego, CA

“Glaum Family~ We are so very sorry for your loss. May god guide you through this most difficult time & know our thoughts & prayers are with all of...Read More »
11 of 16 | Posted by: The Montalbo's - Watsonville, CA

“My condolences to the Glaum Family of Aptos. Losing a family member is very hard to realize when they were so very active with so many loved ones and...Read More »
12 of 16 | Posted by: William W. Bunner, Sr. - Clovis, CA

“Our Family grieves with you during this time. The Aptos community was blessed to have Steve give of his time and talent for so long. May God wrap...Read More »
13 of 16 | Posted by: Denise Reimer-Kuehl - Monterey, CA

“Sad to hear the news of Steve's passing. He will always have a special place in the hearts and minds of the many Aptos children he mentored and...Read More »
14 of 16 | Posted by: Norman Turner - Aptos, CA

“I am sad to learn of Steven's passing. Although it has been years since we spoke, I always remember the wonderful times we had in our youth. He left...Read More »
15 of 16 | Posted by: Michael King - Ben Lomond, CA

“Very sad news, Steve was a great man and will be missed by all those that he touched. May he Rest In Peace, my heart is heavy. ”
16 of 16 | Posted by: Rick Downey - Santa Rosa, CA


On Tuesday, January 24, 2017, a long-time resident of Aptos, Steven Dale Glaum peacefully passed away. He was 62.
Steve was a member of the Aptos High Sports Hall of Fame, Peninsula Oilers Baseball Hall of Fame, U.C. Riverside Athletics Hall of Fame and NCAA DII College World Series Hall of Fame. Steve was drafted by the Detroit Tigers Baseball team in 1977 and played in their AAA organization and selected to the NCAA DII 30th Anniversary All-Time Baseball team. He enjoyed Fastpitch softball for 38 years and was named to multiple all-league, all-tournament, all-world teams and was recently awarded the NAFA Inspiration Award. Steve touched many young lives through coaching little league, pony and travel baseball teams for 15 years. He also was a Small business owner of the Glaum Egg Ranch with his family and loved to spend time with his family and grandchildren.
Steve is survived by his beloved wife, Janelle Glaum and his children; Courtney (Justin) Brackett, Chase (Mary Joy) and Aaron (Katie) Glaum. He is also survived by his parents; Marvin and Dorothy Glaum, siblings; Sherrie Glaum, Debbie (Robert) Modena, Doug (Ericka) Glaum, grandchildren; Dylan Brackett, Kyrie and Ryder Glaum and also survived by several nieces, nephews, friends, and teammates across the country.
There will be a private funeral service for family. The public Memorial Service for a celebration of Steve's life will be on Sunday, February 26 at Twin Lakes Church at 2 PM. All are welcome to attend.
In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to www.gofundme.com/teamsteveglaum in support of the local baseball programs in the Aptos community that Steve was so involved in throughout his life.