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“To Dorothy & family, We would like to offer our condolences. Glenn was an amazing man always a Joy at family dinners. Lots of memories of playing...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Ron & Lou Cinda Knipmeyer - Alma, MO

“My thoughts have been with you this week. My sincere sympathy. Susie Lock ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: Susie Lock - Carrollton, MO

“Glenn was a really nice guy. I always enjoyed joking around with him. Every time we met he had something funny to say. He will be missed. ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: Pat & Pete Larkin - Corder, MO

“Mrs Emis & Family So sorry to hear about Mr Emis. Sending Prayers for you sweet lady & family. Thinking of you. Bob & Ann...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Ann Miller - Corder - Friend

“Mrs. Emis -- So sorry to hear of the passing of your husband Glenn. You may not remember me but I was the nurse who cared for your husband Friday...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Linda Farris - Kingsville, MO

“Dorothy and family, Mom (Shirley Stoll) is in Texas and I called to tell her about Glenn. She wanted me to be sure and give you her condolences. She...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Janice Stoll - Blackburn, MO

“Dear Mike and Shirley, Gary and I are so sad to hear of Mike's father passing yesterday. I never met him yet I know he was a very special man. This...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Susan boch - Middletown, MD

“Dear Emis Family,May our loving Lord give each of you peace while you mourn and yet celebrate Pappy's life on earth as he is celebrating in heaven.In...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Jack Sandy Lasey - Fayetteville, AR

“Our earnest prayers are with you in the loss of your beloved husband, father and grandfather. May the sustaining comfort of the Holy Spirit be yours...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Gene & Rose Marie Jeffries - AR


Glenn W. Emis, 90 of Corder, Missouri died on Sunday, January 29, 2017, at Western Missouri Medical Center in Warrensburg, Missouri.

Born Sunday, August 22, 1926 in Alma, Missouri, he was the son of the late William H. Emis, Jr. and the late Dora M. Strader Emis.

He served as a Corporal in the Marine Corps from 1944 until 1946. He was a Veteran of World War II.

He married Dorothy Ruth Buck on February 9, 1947. They moved to Corder in 1956. He was a member of Corder United Methodist Church. He worked as repair man and driver for General Motors Leeds Auto Assembly Plant, retiring in 1986.

Surviving are his wife Dorothy of the home; two sons, Michael (Shirley) Emis of Fayetteville, AR and Donn (Judy) Emis of Corder, MO; one daughter, Nancy Bush of Gladstone, MO; two brothers, Adrian (Vicki) Elson of Olathe, KS and Carl Elson of Vienna, OH; ten grandchildren and seventeen great grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his parents; one brother, William H. Emis, III; one sister, Madolyn Piper.

A funeral service will be held at 10:00 AM on Wednesday at Corder United Methodist Church with Rev. Ralph Varner officiating.

The family will receive friends from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM on Tuesday, January 31, 2017, at Hoefer Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be sent to Lafayette County Cancer or Corder United Methodist Church.

Casket bearers are Keith Emis, Ryan Emis, John Emis, Alan Bush, Daniel Williams, John Thayne, Derek Reaves and Grant Chastain.

Online condolences may be made to the family at www.hoeferfuneralhome.com

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Hoefer Funeral Home Inc
1600 N Main St Higginsville, MO 64037
Tel. (660) 584-3400

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