Dummerston- Steven A. “Steve” Glabach, 65 of Nourse Hollow Road died unexpectedly Friday morning, October 6, 2017 at Brattleboro Memorial Hospital after being stricken ill at his home.
Steve was born in Brattleboro on April 12, 1952 the son of Theodore and Marie (Amidon) Glabach. A lifelong resident of Dummerston, he attended Dummerston public schools and was a graduate of Brattleboro Union High School, Class of 1970. He went on to attend Vermont Technical College earning an Associate’s degree in Agricultural Business.
At the time of his passing he owned and operated Glabach Contractors, an excavation business he established in 1988. Previously he managed the small engine department at Brattleboro Agway for over 20 years.
Active civically, he was currently Vice Chairman on the Dummerston Selectboard. Steve was very proud and loved his community of Dummerston.
An avid outdoorsman he enjoyed hunting, fishing and snowmobiling and was an active member of the Black Mountain Snowmobile Club. Steve also enjoyed gardening and sugaring every spring. He was a devoted family man and was known for being a hard worker.
On June 4, 1988 in Dummerston in a simple wedding ceremony with close family and friends in attendance he was married to Maria Forrett who survives.
Besides his faithful and devoted wife of 29 years he leaves one son, Theodore Glabach and a daughter Theresa Glabach both of Dummerston, one brother, David Glabach of Bondville and a sister, Nancy Ellis of Dummerston.
Additionally, he is survived by aunts, uncles and cousins and many nieces and nephews.
A memorial service in celebration of his life will be conducted Saturday October 14th at 11:00 A.M. at Dummerston Congregational Church with Pastor Shawn Bracebridge officiating. A reception will follow the services to be held at the Evening Star Grange in Dummerston Center.
Memorial contributions in Steve’s name may be made to the Black Mountain Snowmobile Club, in care of Michael Chamberlin, 370 Dutton Farm Road, Dummerston, VT 05301.