Glenn Arthur Long: 1914-2004 |

Glenn Arthur Long: 1914-2004

Glenn Arthur Long died Nov. 12, 2004, at the West Park Long Term Care Center in Cody, Wyo. He was 90.

Long was born May 21, 1914 on the family ranch at Dunkley, the second of three sons born to Benjamin Arthur Long and Nellie Marie Booth Long.

Long lived on the ranch and attended a country school at Dunkley until he was 14, when his family moved to Hayden. There he graduated from Hayden Union High School. He married Louise Robidoux on May 24, 1940. He served in the Army and was stationed at Fort Lewis, Wash. He was a member of the American Legion Post 137, East Carbon, Utah, for 46 years. He worked 26 years for Kaiser Steel Company as a mechanic and heavy equipment operator at the Sunnyside coal mine. He had cattle and ranched for years in Colorado and Utah. He belonged to the Sunnyside Riding Club.

Long is survived by his wife of 64 years, Louise; nephews William Long of Cody, and Gregg Long of Boise, Idaho; and sister-in-law, Bernice Long of Cody.

Long was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Peggy Marie; and brothers Walter Lee and Phil.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions to the West Park Long Term Care Center.

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