GUNDERSON, Glenn C., 62, of East Liverpool, died suddenly October 20, 2012.
He was a son of the late Fred and Wilma Gundersen.
A graduate of the Cleveland Heights High School, he later attended Cleveland State University. He retired after 30 years of service from the Red Cross where he directed its Platelet Donation Program.
His life partner survives, Dr. Robert H. Edwards, at home. He will also be sadly missed by his sister, Susan Radecki, and her husband, Fred, of Cleveland Heights, and a brother, Paul Gundersen, and his wife, Carol, of Westlake, OH.
There are five nieces and nephews: Matthew Gundersen, Aaron Gundersen, Amy Radecki, Kristen Radecki and Nicholas Radecki, along with one great-nephew, Adrian and an uncle, F. Robert "Bob" Fritz, of St. Petersburg, FL. He will also be fondly remembered by his many friends.
A memorial service will be held Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 4 p.m. at the Church of the Redeemer, 2420 South Taylor Road, Cleveland Heights, OH 44118.
Memorial tributes may take the form of contributions in care of the Salvation Army-East Liverpool, 413 East 4th St., East Liverpool, OH 43920 or The Urban Mission, 301 North 4th St., Steubenville, OH 43952.
A reception will be held at the church immediately following the service.
View Glenn's memorial webpage and send condolences online at www.dawsonfuneralhome.com.