Stephen “Papa” Harold Glass

Stephen “Papa” Harold Glass, 58, New Palestine, passed away Christmas Day, Dec. 25, 2013. He was born in Chicago, Ill., on April 19, 1955, to Glenna Glass and the late Harold Glass.

Stephen was a devoted husband to Sandra RussGlass for 30 years. He took great pride and was very passionate about serving others.

He is survived by his wife, Sandra RussGlass; daughters, Constance (Bill) Bratton, and Carolyn (Gary) Silcott; five grandchildren, Olivia, Courtney, Aaron, Makayla, and Brittany; three great-grandchildren, Dominic, Silvia, and Aiden; mother, Glenna Glass; and sisters, Sandra (Jim) McKalip, and Janet Glass (Thomas Cieslak).

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until service time with services on Tuesday, Dec. 31, at 11 a.m. at Flanner and Buchanan – Washington Park East, 10722 E. Washington Street. Private entombment will follow services.

Memorial gifts may be made to New Palestine Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 4053 S. 650 W., New Palestine, IN 46163.

A tribute to Stephen’s life may be viewed online at, where condolences may be shared with his family.