Glen Robert Ballance, 86, of Vandalia and formerly of Arizona, died at 12:50 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2008, at Vandalia Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Vandalia.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday at Vernon Cemetery, Vernon, with the Rev. John McIntosh officiating. Visitation will be held from 9:30-10:30 a.m. on Saturday at Miller Funeral Home in Vandalia.
Mr. Ballance was born on Aug. 17, 1921, in Vernon, the son of Robert and Susan Irene Oates Ballance. He married Mary Louise Stewart Newman on May 3, 1982.
He was a welder.
He is survived by his wife; and brothers, Lyle Ballance and his wife Mary J. of Vandalia, and Ross Ballance and his wife Billie Jean of Vernon.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Ruby Doolen.