Glenn E. Mongeau

MOHAWK — Glenn E. Mongeau, 64, a resident of Mohawk, passed away on Monday, February 19, 2018, at Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital in Laurium.

He was born on April 9, 1953, to William and Anna (Waara) Mongeau in Laurium. Glenn attended Calumet High School and graduated with the class of 1971.

Following high school, Glenn enlisted with the United States Air Force. Glenn served with the Air Force for 20 years, retiring in January of 1994.

After retiring from the U.S. Air Force, he began working for Keweenaw County. He worked for the Keweenaw County Road Commission and the Keweenaw County Sheriff’s Department in the jail.

Glenn was an avid Detroit Red Wings fan; he never missed watching a game! He loved to travel and recently went to Hawaii for the third time. He was a family man. His family meant the world to him.

Glenn was a member of the American Legion Post 230 of Mohawk.

He is preceded in death by his parents, William and Anna Waara-Mongeau.

He is survived by his brother, Don Mongeau of Gurnee, Illinois; his sister, Nancy (Francis) DeMarois of Calumet; a very special friend, Marge Mikkola of Laurium; and by numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

The funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, February 24, 2018, at the Erickson Crowley Peterson Funeral Home in Calumet, with Pastor Ken Toth to officiate.

Friends may call the Erickson Crowley Peterson Funeral Home on Saturday, February 24, 2018, from 11 a.m. until the time of the service.

Burial will take place in the spring at the Lake View Cemetery in Calumet.

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The Erickson Crowley Peterson Funeral Home in Calumet is assisting the family with the arrangements.