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Glenn J. Stillwagon, Korean War veteran
May 24, 1928 -- Feb. 19, 2006

A Mass of Christian Burial was offered Wednesday in Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Town of Hamburg, for Glenn J. Stillwagon of Angola, a Korean War veteran. Burial was in Holy Cross Cemetery.

Mr. Stillwagon died Sunday in the Veterans Affairs Medical Center after a short illness. He was 77.

Born in Pittsburgh, he moved to the Buffalo area in 1956 and graduated from Erie Community College.

For about 12 years until he retired in 2002, he was a buyer at the Amherst-based AirSep Corp.

Mr. Stillwagon had a long military career. He served with the Army's 11th Airborne and the 187th Regimental Combat Team from about 1949 to 1952. Around 1955, he became a reservist and served with the Air Force Reserve's 914th Airlift Wing in Niagara Falls.

Mr. Stillwagon also was a captain in the New York Guard and a member of the 82nd Airborne Association and Post 897, AMVETS.

Survivors include his wife of 49 years, the former Theresa Budny of Angola; a daughter, Dawn M. of Buffalo; and a son, Mark J. of Milton, Fla.


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