February 28, 2014 in Obituaries

Obituary: Glubrecht, David Roy

Age 59
 


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GLUBRECHT, David Roy (Age 59) Went to be with his Lord and Savior February 22, 2014, after a long battle with diabetes resulting in kidney failure. He was born to Roy and Marie Glubrecht at Deaconess Hospital in Spokane on December 3, 1954. A 1973 graduate of Rogers High School, he married Tamie Plunkett March 4, 1983. He worked at Washington Trust Bank, and from 1986 until 2014 was employed at Medical Service Center (now known as Premera Blue Cross). He enjoyed playing, coaching and umpiring baseball until losing his sight. He also enjoyed bowling and golfing with his sons and friends. Dave was a wonderful son, brother, husband, father, grandfather, uncle and friend. He is survived by his wife Tamie; sons Britt Glubrecht, Spokane, Kyle Glubrecht, San Francisco, CA, daughter Meagan Glubrecht, sons James and Joshua Glubrecht and daughter Mackynzie Glubrecht, all of Spokane; grandchildren Alexa Glubrecht of Spokane and Big Bright of Phayao, Thailand; sisters Sherrie Holmgren, Portland OR, Judy Frank, Yakima WA, Barb Smeltzer, Spokane, WA; brother Daniel Glubrecht, Portland, OR. He also leaves numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews to mourn his loss. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, March 1, at 11:00 a.m., at Faith Bible Church, 600 W. Cora. A potluck reception will follow. Donations can be made in memory of David Roy Glubrecht to Hospice of Spokane, www.hospiceofspokane.org, or American Kidney Fund www.kidneyfund.org/give-now/gifts-in-memory/


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