John E. Glad, 53, of Medina, passed away Sunday, May 4, 2014. John was born April 15, 1961 in Uniontown, Pennsylvania.
He was a foreman for buildings and grounds at Baldwin Wallace University. John was a devout member of St. Francis Xavier Church. He loved his Pittsburgh teams, especially the Steelers, he enjoyed fishing and supporting his children in their baseball and cheerleading events. John will always be remembered for the countless times he spent with his family and friends around his backyard campfires.
John was the beloved husband of Nina (Kovalenko), to whom he was married 27 years; loving father of Nicole, Leah and John E. “Johnny” Glad, Jr.; dear son of John and Shirley (Clark) Glad; devoted brother of Barry, Timothy, and Richard Glad and Charlene Addis.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 11 A.M. at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 606 E. Washington St., Medina. Father Tony Sejba will officiate. Family will receive friends Wednesday, May 7, 2014 from 4 to 8 P.M. at the Waite & Son Funeral Home, 765 N. Court St., Medina.
Contributions may be made to Baldwin Wallace University, 275 Eastland Road, Berea, OH 44017 in memory of John Glad.
Online condolences may be left at www.waitefuneralhome.com