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Dr. Franklin H. Glassman, family practitioner

March 4, 1926 – June 6, 2013

Dr. Franklin H. Glassman, who practiced medicine until last year, died June 6 in Kenmore Mercy Hospital. He was 87.

A lifelong resident of Snyder, Dr. Glassman maintained a family practice in Snyder for 60 years and was a member of the Western New York Osteopathic Society.

He was a graduate of Amherst High School, the University of Buffalo Medical School and Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Dr. Glassman served in the 393rd Army Division during World War II and was wounded in the Battle of the Bulge.

He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Ellen.

A service will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. June 22 in Crossroads Lutheran Church, 4640 Main St., Amherst.