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Samuel L. Anglen, Jr.

Celebration of Life:
Sunday, February 17, 2019
1:30 PM
Buck Snort
419 Sharp Street
Glenwood, Iowa 51534

Samuel Levie Anglen, Jr., 59 of Glenwood, Iowa passed away at his home surrounded by his family on February 9, 2019. He was born on April 1, 1959 in Council Bluffs, Iowa to Samuel Levie and Sharon Lee (Hunter) Anglen.

Sam was raised in Glenwood and graduated from Glenwood High School in 1977. He was united in marriage to Carla Jean Hansen on September 22, 2001 in Glenwood, Iowa. Sam was employed with Glenwood Municipal Utilities as an Assistant Supervisor for 32 years. He was known as a tool man and enjoyed helping people with projects. Sam loved to fish, hunt and play cards, especially a good game of poker. His grandsons meant everything to him. His kind heart and quick wit will be forever missed.

Preceding Sam in passing were his parents and brother Richard Anglen. Survivors include his wife Carla of Glenwood, Iowa; children Honey Wear (Tyler Palmer) & children Austin Wear, Connor Wear and Ronin Palmer of Glenwood, Iowa; Casey Merdith and daughter Carlie Meredith of Wayne, Nebraska; brother Randy (Deb) Anglen of Glenwood, Iowa; Tony (Amber) Anglen and family; Cory Anglen (Jennifer Cobb) and son Nathan; son-in-law Caleb Wear; extended relatives and many friends.

Interment at a later date.

Memorials may be directed to the American Heart Association or the American Kidney Foundation.

7 Condolences

  • Dale M Marshall Posted February 11, 2019 11:39 am

    I will miss Sam as I know you will. Hopes and prayers with you and the whole family during this difficult time.

  • Resa Marshall Posted February 11, 2019 11:42 am

    Carla, we hope you are doing okay. Please let us know if we can do anything. Our hopes and prayers are with you and your whole family as you move through this difficult time.

  • Charlene Coffey Posted February 12, 2019 12:56 pm

    Carla and Honey, I am so sorry to learn of Sam’s passing. He was a great guy and such a good neighbor. My deepest condolences are with you and the rest of your family. As you go through these difficult days, please take care of yourselves as well.

  • Crystal L Dees Posted February 13, 2019 12:11 am

    Sam was one of the kindest people I’ve ever known. He always liked to make people laugh. Carla, I am so sorry for your loss. I have been praying for God’s comfort to you and your family during this time of sorrow. Sammy will be missed by all who had the great gift of knowing him.

  • American Heart Association Posted February 18, 2019 1:13 pm

    May your memories of the wonderful times you shared with your loved one comfort you and your family, today and always.

  • Rhonda H Demoss Posted February 18, 2019 11:03 pm

    So sorry for your loss carla! My condolences to you and family!

  • Alisa Simmons Posted March 14, 2019 5:24 am

    My deepest sympathies go out for Sam’s family. He was one of the kindest and most gentle men I have had the privilege of calling a classmate and friend. Thoughts and prayers are with his loved ones.

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