Phillip Glenn Wynn Jr., 85, died Oct. 28 at the Hutchinson Regional Medical Center. Born June 22, 1927 in Geneseo, he was the son of Glenn and Irene Campbell Wynn. He graduated from Geneseo High School and attended McPherson College. On May 17, 1947, he married Melva Jeannine Neal in Geneseo. She died on Nov. 4, 1977. On Dec. 18, 1977 he married Ruth Willard Kasselman in Sterling. A resident of Great Bend since 1967, having lived in Hutchinson for the past year, he was employed for 37 years by National Supply Company in oilfield sales.
Mr. Wynn was a veteran of the United States Navy serving during World War II. He attended Trophy Gardens Church in Alamo, Texas, was a member of the American Legion in Great Bend and a member of the Kansas Independent Oil and Gas Association.
Survivors include his wife, Ruth Wynn of South Hutchinson; two daughters, Saundra Reitmayer of Liberty, Texas and Susan Rabern of Fairfield, Va.; one step-daughter, Vicki Crowe of Hutchinson; one step-son, Roger Malone of Montrose, Colo.; two brothers, Ronald Wynn of California and James Wynn of St. Louis, Mo.; one sister, Elizabeth Rush of Wakeeney; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; and two step-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Shawn Elaine Wynn; a brother, Robert Wynn; and a sister, Barbara Galliart.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday at Birzer Funeral Home in Lyons. Burial will be at the Geneseo Cemetery with military honors by the United States Navy. Friends may visit from 2 to 5 p.m. on Thursday, with family present, at the funeral home. The casket will remain closed. Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association in care of the funeral home.
Funeral arrangements provided by
Birzer Funeral Homes*
214 West Ave. South
P.O. Box 89
Lyons, KS 67554
Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, Oct. 31, 2012