Glenn E. Kaple “Bo”

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Saturday, May 7, 2022
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Secor Funeral Home
New Washington, Ohio

Saturday, May 7, 2022
12:00 PM
Secor Funeral Home
New Washington, Ohio

Glenn E. Kaple, "Bo", age 74, of Tiro, Ohio passed away Tuesday, May 3, 2022 in Akron, Ohio. He was born on April 14, 1948, in Bucyrus, Ohio, to the late Grover and Frances (Hiler) Kaple. Glenn was a 1967 graduate of Buckeye Central High School, served in the National Guard and was a machinist at Timken Company in Bucyrus. He loved motorsports, especially drag racing, was a gun enthusiast, and loved being outdoors and mowing his yard.

He is survived by his wife, Jackie (Cotsamire) Kaple; son, Dr. Eric Kaple of Willard, Ohio; step children, Kellie (Phil) Ondich of Bucyrus, Ohio; Michael (Haley) Richardson of Bucyrus, Ohio; step grandchildren, Gabrielle (Andrew) Henderson of Chicago, Illinois; Zane Richardson of Toledo, Ohio; and Donna Richardson of Columbus, Ohio; sister, Marcine (Bob) Taylor of Powell, Ohio; sister-in-law, Norma Kaple of New Washington, Ohio and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Glenn is preceded in death by a brother, Grover (Junior) P. Kaple and a son, Ean Kaple.

Visitation will be on Saturday, May 7, 2022 at Secor Funeral Home from 10:00 AM until the time of his service at 12:00 PM with Fr. Michael Diemer officiating. Burial will follow at St. Bernard's Catholic Cemetery in New Washington, Ohio. Memorial contributions may be made to Akron Children's Hospital Burn Unit. Online condolences may be made to Glenn's family by visiting


PAUL ZIMMERMAN - May 10, 2022
To the family of Glenn, I would like to extend my sympathy to in you in his passing. I have not seen him in sometime, but I always remember his friendly smile and softspokenness. He will be missed. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Lynn Rader - May 7, 2022
I'm so sorry for your loss Jackie. It breaks my heart to hear this news. I'm praying for you.
Kristy Combs - May 7, 2022
I'm terribly sorry. My thoughts and prayers with you! You have my condolences.
Blythe Friedley - May 7, 2022
Jackie, I’m am sad to hear of Glenn’s passing. Glenn aka Bo was a sweet kind man & perfect for you. He is now at peace and with our Lord. I know you will miss him. I can’t be with you today but you are in my thoughts & prayers.
Wanda White - May 7, 2022
Graduated with Bo. He was a kind and gentle man. So sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers for your family.
Dennis J. Alt - May 6, 2022
So sorry to hear of Glenn's passing, prayers to all of you. I worked with him at Timken.
Deb Zahara - May 6, 2022
Jackie, I am deeply sorry for your loss. Glenn was a nice man, a joy to be around. He will be sadly missed in the family. I extend my thoughts and prayers to you, and his family.
Terry & Yvonne Creasy - May 6, 2022
Terry & Yvonne Creasy and Family We were so sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
TomZarcone - May 6, 2022
I so sorry to hear about Glen. Prayers and hugs.
Arden &Sue Schiefer - May 6, 2022
Jackie, we are so sorry for your loss. Glenn was a good man and a pleasure to work around. He will be sadly missed by family and many, many friends. God's will be with him, and God's blessings be on you and your families.
Cheryl Dunford - May 6, 2022
I'm so sorry, sending love & prayers to Jackie, Eric & the whole family.
Mick, Sandi & Michaella OBrien - May 6, 2022
Eric, we are so sorry to hear about your Dad. God Bless
Ray and Sandy (Auck) Fankhauser - May 5, 2022
We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you!! God Bless!
Judy Davidson - May 5, 2022
So sorry for your loss. May God be with you during this time of grief. I only knew Glenn a short time he was a very nice man. Hugs to all of you.
Lorna Ackerman - May 5, 2022
So sorry to hear about Glenn, he was someone that I respected a lot and love and prayers to his family. He loved his family. Lorna Ackerman and family
Kenny Tuttle - May 5, 2022
I am very saddened to hear this news. Have known Bo since I was in jr. High off and on and was a great person.
Natasha Rowe - May 5, 2022
I am so sorry for your loss. He always had a smile on his face and welcomed everyone. He will be missed.
Bob Wibright - May 5, 2022
Eric, I am very sorry to hear about your loss. Glenn has been a friend for many years and I always enjoyed being around him. You are in my thoughts.
Margie Wechter - May 5, 2022
Eric, I am so sorry for your loss. Thinking of you during this difficult time.
Debbie Deskins - May 5, 2022
My heart is so full of sadness for all of you! Sending lots of prayers for the coming days
Pat Teynor - May 5, 2022
So sorry to hear of Glen's passing, my he rest in peace. Pat & Marci Teynor
Missy Smith - May 4, 2022
Eric, I am so sorry. Words can't describe it. I know how much you loved your dad, and the 1982 Chevette😂. Memories are all that we have left, my wonderful cousin and friend. I love you!
Harold and Marcella Handshoe - May 4, 2022
It is with a heavy heart, I stop by to send our deepest condolences to the family and friends…may you find comfort in your memories!
Pat Eckstein Keen - May 4, 2022
I am so sorry to hear this news but he is pain free. I will be gone Saturday but my prayers are with all of you. Cherish your good times. Classmate of Glenn's