Obituary for Elvin Imgarten, 82

September 18,1934 To July 05,2017,

2 to 3 PM, Saturday, July 8, 2017 at Salem Lutheran Church - Forest Green, MO

Funeral Services
3 PM, Saturday, July 8 at Salem Lutheran Church

Salem Lutheran Church Cemetery

Salem Lutheran Church or Parkinson's Research in care of funeral home.

ELVIN IMGARTEN Glasgow resident, Elvin William Imgarten, passed away on July 5, 2017, at Sylvia Thompson Nursing Home in Sedalia, Missouri. He was 82-years-old. He was born on September 18, 1934, in Forest Green, Missouri, to Tony and Sidonia (Rohwer) Imgarten. He was baptized and then confirmed in 1948 at Salem Lutheran Church and was an active member and served on several boards. He attended Glasgow High School and graduated in 1952. He was in the Army and was stationed in Iceland for 13 months. He came back to Glasgow and married Charlene Easterhaus on May 11, 1958, and to this union they had 2 daughters, Cynthia and Cathy. He worked as a farmer and a carpenter for over 40 years. He helped build over 75 homes in the Glasgow area and also helped build Tri-County Trust Bank. He loved traveling, playing cards, and spending time with his family and friends. He enjoyed fishing and lived in Branson, Missouri, for a few years where he enjoyed catching trout on Lake Taneycomo. Elvin is survived by his wife, Charlene, of Glasgow and 2 daughters, Cynthia (Curtis) Black of Glasgow and Cathy (Kerry) Glenn of Sedalia, Missouri, a sister Eloise Renne of Glasgow, and brother-in-law, Norman (Iona) Easterhaus of Huntsville, Missouri. He also has 4 grandchildren, Corey Black of Moberly and Kayla (David) Logan of Columbia, Missouri, and Travis (Lindsy) Glenn and Tyler (Katie) Glenn of Sedalia, 1 great grandchild, Jase Glenn, of Sedalia, and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother-in-law, Virgil Renne. Funeral services will be held at Salem Lutheran Church in Forest Green, MO on Saturday, July 8, 2017, at 3:00 p.m. with Pastor Noah Burgdorf officiating. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the service starting at 2:00 PM. Burial with military honors will follow the service in the Salem Lutheran Church Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to Salem Lutheran Church or Parkinson’s Research in care of Friemonth-Freese Funeral Service