James E. Glisan

1932 - 2021

Markleysburg, PA


James Edward Glisan age 88 of Markleysburg, Pa passed away on Wednesday March 31st at Uniontown Hospital with his loving family by his side. He was born December 14, 1932 to James R. Glisan and Sally (Dennis) Glisan

He is preceded in death by his wife Delores Angeline Glisan in 1992. Also preceding him in death are his siblings Ray Glisan, Florence Dennis, Dorothy Garbart, Olive Rugg, Cleo Black, Helen Porachan, Pauline Harbaugh, Eugene Glisan and Donald Glisan.

Left to cherish his memory are his children Leroy Edward Glisan and wife Faye and Harold Scott Glisan and wife Sonya. His grandchildren Erin McLaughlin and husband Joe, Kelly Glisan, Andrew Glisan, and Nicole Hartman and husband Justin, great grandchildren Joshua and wife Kyra and David and Samuel, great great grandchild Lucas Keith McLaughlin and special nieces and nephews Brenda Smuke and Marsha Kovach.

James was retired from the Plumbers and Pipefitters Local #354. He was a member of Bethel Church in Farmington, Pa. he was a retired fireman with Markleysburg Henry Clay Fire Department.

Friends will be received in the DONALD R. CRAWFORD FUNERAL HOME FARMINGTON, Pa on Friday April 2, 2021 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8pm and Saturday April 3, 2021 from 10:00am to 11:00am the time of the service with Pastor Steve Davis officiating the service. Interment will follow in Sansom Chapel Cemetery.


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Mike and Linda Dennis Brown

April 2, 2021 2:11 PM

In memory of our parents.
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Brenda Alicastro

April 2, 2021 11:32 AM

Wonderful man. Was a awesome friend to my family. He will be greatly missed.

Josh, Kyra and Lucas McLaughlin

April 2, 2021 10:46 AM

We love and miss you pap!
Josh, Kyra and Lucas McLaughlin

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Carol Wheeler

April 2, 2021 10:42 AM

Glisan family,  Our Heartfelt Sympathy goes out to you all. As you know we just lost my Dad March 4th. It's so hard but put your faith in Gods hands and he will do the rest. 

                                                 The Cole family

Pattie and Elmer Baker

April 1, 2021 11:23 PM

Will always remember Sonny calling Bingo at the senior center. Sonny came across as a quiet man but those who knew him know he had a fun side to him. He and Dorie united again. RIP Sonny. Condolences to family

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