Verlin L. Glick, age 92, of Viroqua, passed away peacefully Saturday, May 28, 2022. He was born July 17, 1929, in Richland County, Wisconsin to Archie and Lenna (Parker) Glick.
Verlin served in the U.S. Army from 1950 - 1952. He married Lorraine Marshall on April 18, 1951. After his discharge from the Army, the couple took up residence in Bosstown, WI and later moved to West Prairie, Wisconsin where they ran the West Prairie Cheese Factory from 1956 until retiring in 1986. Verlin loved spending time with family, playing music, camping, and fishing. He was known to carry peppermints to hand out to those he came in contact with. He was affectionately known to many as the “Candy man”.
Verlin was a wonderful Husband, Father, Grandfather and Great Grandfather. He touched the lives of everyone that knew him.
Verlin is survived by a son Dennis Glick; three grandchildren: Amber (Nate) Scholten of Rhinelander, WI, Emily (Joe) Powers of Holmen, WI, and Garrett (Katrina) Glick of Trempealeau, WI; nine great grandchildren: Liam and Nolan Scholten, Sloane, Paisley and Josie Powers, Gage, Blakelee, Breklyn and Baker Glick; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Verlin was preceded in death by his mother and father, his wife Lorraine and daughter-in-law Rhenea (Stalsberg) Glick.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, June 3, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. at Believer's Fellowship Church with Pastor Craig Skrede officiating. Friends may call on the family from 9:30 a.m. until time of the service. Military rites by Jacobson-Olson American Legion Post No. 138, Running-Johnson-Ray VFW Post No. 3032, and the United States Army Honor Guard. Burial will take place at a later date.
The Roth Family Cremation Center is serving the family.
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