In loving memory of

Glen F. Bormann
August 17, 1935 - July 28, 2019

Glen F. Bormann, 83, of LaMotte, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, July 28, 2019, at Mercy Medical Center in Dubuque, Iowa, after a short illness.

A celebration of Glen's life will be held at 10:30 A.M., Tuesday, August 6, 2019, at Salem Lutheran Church in Andrew, Iowa. Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 P.M. on Monday, August 5, 2019, at Carson Celebration of Life Center in Maquoketa. Burial will be in the Andrew, IA Cemetery.

Glen was born on August 17, 1935 to Viola and William J. Bormann in Spragueville, Iowa. He attended Richland Township School in LaMotte, IA and then Andrew High School in Andrew, IA. On May 4, 1957 Glen married the Love of his Life, Norma J. Clark at St. John's Lutheran church in Bellevue, Iowa. Together they built their life on their dairy farm in LaMotte, Iowa. Glen and Norma were named Farmer's Home Administration Farm Family of the Year in 1973 for Jackson and Dubuque Counties.

Glen was a member of Salem Lutheran church of Andrew, Iowa. He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. He loved the farm and he worked hard every day. Family gatherings and family sports were always a priority.

Glen is survived by his wife, Norma and their children Lisa (Tom) Harmon of Zwingle, IA, Steve (Donna) Bormann of LaMotte, IA, and Jan (Brian) Gill of Dubuque, IA. They were blessed with 7 grandchildren, Ryan (Amanda) Busch, Nathan (Tricia) Busch, Alyssa Busch & Josh, Andrea (Jon) Koos, Lucas (Ashley) Bormann, Mitch Gill & Clare, and Josh Gill. Seven great-grandchildren, two step grandchildren, and 6 step great-grandchildren. He is also survived by his sisters Lois Ann (Jim) Bradley of LaMotte, IA, Donna (Eldon) Busch of Dubuque, IA, and Verla Beck of Maquoketa, IA; and his sisters-in-law, Norla Bormann of Zwingle, IA, and Wanda Bormann of LaMotte, IA. He was preceded in death by his parents, his brothers William Bormann and Vernon Bormann, and a son-in-law Allen Busch.

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Angel Schiffer wrote on Aug 6, 2019:

"So sad to learn of Glen's passing, my deepest sympathy to all of Glen's family. "

Tricia Thames wrote on Aug 6, 2019:

"My deepest sympathies to the whole family for the loss of Uncle Glen. So many great memories of being on the farm and riding horses,family gatherings and just seeing his smiling,kind face. He will be forever missed. My heart is broken for all of you. May God comfort all of you in this time. Love always, Tricia and kids"

Marilyn Ruggeberg wrote on Aug 5, 2019:

"My Deepest Sympathies for your loss. "

Marilyn Ruggeberg wrote on Jul 31, 2019:

"So very sorry for your loss. "

Cindy & Jim Jackson wrote on Jul 31, 2019:

"We are so very sad with the passing of Uncle Glen. We loved him and so admired him. He was such a special man. Aunt Jean - you were truly married to the love of your life. Your love was very special. Lisa, Steve and Jan - what an amazing father! He was always so proud and full of love for his family. We absolutely loved spending time with him and will so miss him. You have our sincere sympathy. Uncle Glen will be so missed by so many. Love to you All! Cindy & Jim"

Bob Eggers, Dale and Mary Eggers wrote on Jul 30, 2019:

"Norma and family, you have our condolences for Glen was a total shock to us will surely be missed by all thoughts and prayers to all from us"

Sue & Mike Van Buer wrote on Jul 30, 2019:

"Thinking of all of you at this sad time and praying for healing in your hearts."

Sue & Mike Van Buer wrote on Jul 30, 2019:

"Thinking of all of you at this sad time and praying for healing in your hearts."

James Todd Eggers wrote on Jul 29, 2019:

"Aunt Jean, Steve, Jan, and Lisa, Sorry to hear of Uncle Glen's passing, Mom called me yesterday to let me know. Denise and I send our deepest condolences, and wish you all the best in this difficult time. James Todd Eggers (Denise) Fort Campbell, Kentucky"