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Eric Walter Glidewell

January 21, 1980 ~ January 7, 2024 (age 43) 43 Years Old

Eric Glidewell Obituary

Eric Walter Glidewell, age 43, of Casey, IL passed away on Sunday, January 7, 2024 at his home.  He was born January 21, 1980 in Gainesville, FL the son of David Russell Glidewell and Rosemary (Meeks) Glidewell.

Survivors include his parents, David and Rosemary Glidewell of Hazel Dell, IL; sister, Erin Fain (Seth) and their sons, Parker, Grady and Cord of Casey, IL; brother, Ethan Glidewell of Hazel Dell, IL; paternal grandmother, Dorothy Glidewell of Hazel Dell, IL; uncles and aunts, Steve Glidewell (Tammy) of Yale, IL; Kathy Smith (Kenny) of Hazel Dell, IL and Marilyn Meeks (Joe) of Panama City, FL, several cousins, his Church family and many friends.  He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Russell Glidewell and maternal grandparents, Jack and Nora Mae (Geiger) Meeks.

Eric was a 1998 graduate of Casey Westfield High School.  He had a passion for farming and enjoyed working with his family at their farm.  Eric was a member of Hazel Dell Church of God.  He regularly attended Calvary Tabernacle in Toledo, IL.  Eric was an animal lover; he always had a dog and enjoyed caring for fish and plants.  He enjoyed riding and maintaining his motorcycles.  

Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. on Saturday, January 13, 2024 at Hazel Dell Church of God with Pastor Charles Geuin officiating.  Burial will follow in Hazel Dell South Cemetery, Hazel Dell, IL. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. on Saturday prior to the service at Hazel Dell Church of God, 124 W. Main St., Hazel Dell, IL.

Memorial donations may be made to Celebrate Recovery c/o Calvary Tabernacle, P.O. Box 483, Toledo, IL 62468.

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January 13, 2024

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Hazel Dell Church

Funeral Service
January 13, 2024

1:00 PM
Hazel Dell Church


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