Glenn Keith Detro

April 6, 1930 ~ October 29, 2020 (age 90)


Glenn Keith Detro, 90, went to be with his Lord Savior Jesus Christ on Thursday, October 29, 2020. Glenn died with family by his side. Glenn’s victory celebration service will be held at Cross of Christ Lutheran Church, 11655 McMillan Rd., Boise, ID 83713, on November 21, 2020, at 1:00PM. 

Glenn was born April 6, 1930. He spent his life teaching. Glenn and his family were fortunate enough to spend two years in Kenya, Africa, helping to educate future teachers. He was a voracious reader and loved to travel. Glenn was very active in his church, helping wherever he could.

Glenn was preceded in death by his parents Leroy and Violet Detro, his wife Shirley Mae (nee Paap) Detro, and brother Kenneth Detro. Glenn is survived by his children Kevin (Nancy) Detro of New London, Wisconsin, Keith (Becki) Detro of Boise, Idaho, Brian (Jenice) Detro of Middleton, Idaho, Norman Detro of Loveland, Colorado, and Nicole (John) Shipley of San Diego, California. He is also survived by grandchildren Kimberly, Karen, Kerry, Bryan, Paige, Jenifer, Jesica and Sam, along with great-grandchildren Bryson and Rhamylie.

Donations can be made to St. Luke's Hospice Foundation, 190 E. Bannock St., Boise, ID 83712, or call (208) 381-2123.

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November 21, 2020

1:00 PM
Cross of Christ Lutheran Church
11655 McMillan Road
Boise, ID 83713

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