The Pryor Times

September 19, 2013

Obituary: Litzell

The Times

— Funeral services for Glenn Litzell, 47, Adair, are Saturday, Sept. 21, 10 a.m.,  at the First Baptist Church in Adair. Pastor Dan Lewis will officiate. Graveside services will be 4 p.m. on Saturday at Waynoka Cemetery in Waynoka. Viewing will be today from noon to 6 p.m. and Friday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Key Funeral Home in Pryor. Services are under the direction of Key Funeral Home in Pryor.

Litzell was born on Feb. 1, 1966, in Waynoka, to John Nelson “Jack” and Betty (Cleckner) Litzell. He died Wednesday, Sept. 18, in Tulsa.

He grew up and attended school in North Enid and graduated from Chisholm High School in 1983. He joined the United States Army in 1984 and served until he was honorably discharged in 1988. He moved to Chicago where he worked for the Ford Motor Company as an auto mechanic and lived there until 1997 when he moved back to Enid. He met Charlotte Harris in May of 1997 and they were married on Sept. 18, 1997, in Tulsa. They made their home in Tulsa for a short time then moved to Chouteau in July of 1998. They had a small farm on five acres and he worked for Northpoint Ford in Pryor as a senior master technician. He worked at Northpoint until 2008. They moved to Adair in 2003 and in 2008, they opened their business,

C & G Automotive in Adair.

He enjoyed working on his hot rods and riding his Harley. He was a wonderful husband, son, pa, brother and friend.

He was an active member of the First Baptist Church in Adair for the past seven years. He loved using the gifts he was given by God to help others. He will be missed by all those who knew him.

He is survived by his wife, Charlotte of the home; three special girls who call him Pa, Katherine, Ashleigh and Sarah; his mother Betty Litzell of Enid; sister Jackie Lewis and husband Ron of Enid and brother Earl Litzell and wife Laura of Claremore.

He was preceded in death by his father Jack, his grandparents and one brother, John Allen Litzell.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the First Baptist Church in Adair or Clarehouse in Tulsa.