Glenn Pierce German April 05, 1953 - June 21, 2021
Last updated 6/28/2021 at 10:30am
Funeral Service for Glenn Pierce German Sr., 68, of Sisseton, SD will be held on Monday, June 28, 2021 at 2:00 P.M. at the Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate Community Center, Agency Village, SD with Rev. Vern Donnell and John Cloud III officiating. Pianist will be Billy Kohl. The Pallbearers are Glenn German Jr., Brandon German, Casey German, Michael German, Logan Grimm, and Isiah Grimm. Honorary Pallbearers are Jake Bellonger, Beaman Seaboy, Trinnie Seaboy, Kenny Seaboy, Lloyd Keoke, Jake Thompson, Rick Huff, Jim & Judy Anderson, and Larry Swafford. Interment will be in the German Family Cemetery, Peever, SD. An all night Wake Service will be held on Sunday, June 27, 2021 at 7:00 P.M. at the Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate Tribal Community Center, Agency Village, SD.
The Cahill Funeral Chapel is in charge of funeral arrangements.
Glenn Pierce German Sr. was born on April 5, 1953 on Easter Sunday to Smoky and Lorraine (Ryan) German, one of twelve children. He was "Hepe", (second son).
Glenn was raised on a farm/ranch operation in Agency Township, now known as "Germanville". Glenn grew up working on the farm, breaking and riding horses and doing other daily chores. Glenn was a good mechanic, a trait that passed down to (Casper), Glenn German, Jr. Glenn was a quiet man and never talked much and had a very dry sense of humor. Still water runs deep. Glenn loved his family especially his grandchildren. Glenn passed away on June 21, 2021 at Coteau Des Prairies Hospital, Sisseton, SD.
Glenn is survived by his children – Glenn German, Jr., Sharnell German Grimm, Gayla German, Brandon German, Katrina Barse, Lana Barse, Lindsay German, Lenny Barse, Casey German and Sharae German; his mother, Lorraine German; Brothers, Wayne German, Sr., John German, Sr., and Gerald (Kara) German, Jr.; sisters, Myrna (Jake) Thompson, Nadine German Fredericks, Geraldine German Opsal, Lita German and Deann (Rick) Huff; 44 Grandchildren, 24 Great Grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Glenn is preceded in death by his father, Gerald (Smoky) German, Sr.; brother Bruce German, Sr.; sisters Donna and Ann German; his paternal grandparents, John, Jr., and Amelia German; maternal grandparents, Thomas, Sr., and Lucy Ryan; nephew Conrad German; great nephews Jacob Larsen, Lawren Barse, Jr., granddaughter Giselle German; uncle & aunt Dwight & Marlene Ironheart; uncles Gerald (Little Joe) Heminger and Francis (Punchie) Charging Cloud; brother-In-law Troy Opsal; and wife Carla Barse German.