MOUNT VERNON — Glenn Richard Spellman Jr., 53, of Mount Vernon, passed away Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, at Riverside Methodist Hospital. He was born April 22, 1965, in Mount Vernon, to Glenn and Linda (McManaway) Spellman Sr.

He loved to fish, pan for gold, playing with drones and toy race cars. Painting was a big part of his life, along with being a Pittsburgh Steelers fan. Most of all he loved being around his family and friends.

He is survived by his children, Colton (Stacy) Spellman, Kayla (Zach Snyder) Spellman, Kelly (Joash Pruitt) Johnson, Amanda Johnson and Justine Spellman; grandchildren, Caleb, Carter, Braxton, Brayden, Brooklin, Nevaeh, Kiara, Preston, McKenzie, Justin, Chloe and Devan; great-grandchildren, Aiden and Chessy; brothers, Mike (Tracy), Paul (Michele) Wolfe; sisters, Myra, Susann and Tammy; significant other, Tami Smith; several nieces and nephews.

Glenn is preceded in death by his father.

A celebration of life service will take place at a later date.

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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Glenn Richard Spellman Jr.


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