Thomas Henry Heywood
Laura Ellen Beacher
William Davis Jr.
Adella Bogut
Thomas Benjamin Heywood
Grace S. Davis
Glenn Thomas Heywood


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1. Joan Marian Latsha

Glenn Thomas Heywood 1 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

  • Born: 22 Feb 1927, Girardville, Schuylkill, PA 1 4 10
  • Marriage (1): Joan Marian Latsha on 28 Apr 1949 in Washington, District of Columbia, DC, USA 1 2
  • Died: 8 Jun 2008, Allentown, Lehigh, PA at age 81 4 10
  • Buried: 12 Jun 2008, Girardville: Odd Fellows Cemetery, Schuylkill, PA 4

  Noted events in his life were:

1. Census in 1930 in Girardville, Schuylkill, PA. 11 The 1930 census recorded renting a home for $18 a month at 209 B Street; Thomas Heywood, mining engineer in coal mine, 30, living with wife Grace, 27; Arlene, 5; and Glenn, 3. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania except Grace's mother in Michigan.

2. Census in 1940 in Girardville, Schuylkill, PA. 12 The 1940 census recorded owning a $2500 home at at 305 A Street: Thomas Heywood, mining engineer in coal mines, 40, living with wife grace, 37; Arlene, 16; Glenn, 13; Joan, 7; and Thomas, 2. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania. They lived in the same house in 1935. Thomas' income was $2400 a month.

3. Residence: on 15 Jul 1962 in Allentown, Lehigh, PA. 9

4. Residence: on 17 Oct 1972 in Allentown, Lehigh, PA. 13

5. Residence: on 30 May 1980 in Allentown, Lehigh, PA. 8

6. Obituary: Morning Call: obituary of Glenn T. Heywood on 9 Jun 2008 in Allentown, Lehigh, PA. 10 Glenn T. Heywood, 81, of Allentown, died Sunday, June 8, 2008, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. He was the husband of the late Joan M. (Latsha) Heywood. Born in Girardville, Schuylkill County, he was the son of the late Thomas B. and Grace (Davis) Heywood. A graduate of Girardville High School, Glenn attended Penn State University and Johns Hopkins University. He was employed by Mack Trucks Inc., Allentown, for almost 30 years before retiring in 1985 as an electrical drafts man supervisor. Glenn served his country in the Army Air Corps, he was a member and past deacon at Calvary Baptist Church, Allentown. He had served as a volunteer for Meals on Wheels of Lehigh County and the Allentown Area Ecumenical Food Bank. Survivors: Sons, Keith T. Heywood and Blake A. Heywood, both of Allentown; brother, Thomas Heywood and his wife Peggy of Bath; sisters, Arlene Fee of Newton, N.J., Joan, wife of Lamar Schneff of Philadelphia; five grandchildren, two great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews. He was predeceased by a son, Bradley D. Heywood, in 1954, a daughter, Gail L. Willenbecher in 1993, and a son, Brent G. Heywood, on April 25. Services: Memorial, 2 p.m. Thursday, Calvary Baptist Church, 4601 W. Tilghman St., Allentown. Call 1-2 p.m. Thursday in the church. Arrangements, J.S. Burkholder Funeral Home, Allentown. Contributions: In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the church.

Glenn married Joan Marian Latsha on 28 Apr 1949 in Washington, District of Columbia, DC, USA.1 2 (Joan Marian Latsha was born on 17 Nov 1930 in Shamokin, Northumberland, PA,14 died on 26 Aug 1997 in Allentown, Lehigh, PA 14 and was buried in Girardville: Odd Fellows Cemetery, Schuylkill, PA 14.)


1 Genealogy Research conducted by Bruce Franklin Beacher Ph.D. (1919-2004).

2 District of Columbia Marriages, 1811-1950 (, Glenn Thomas Heywood and Joan Marion Latsha, 1949.

3 Beacher, Bruce Franklin, Beau-Chere, The Beacher Family Newsletter, 1 Dec 1978.

4 Find A Grave,

5, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1966 (Original data: Pennsylvania (State). Death certificates, 1906–1966. Series 11.90 (1,905 cartons). Records of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Record Group 11. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.), Death Certificate 78746. Bradley David Heywood. Father Glenn Thomas Haywood. Mother Joan Marie Latska.

6 New Jersey Herald (Newton, NJ), 11 May 2017, obituary of Arlene M. (Heywood) Fee.

7 Ashton Funeral Home (Easton, PA), obituary of Thomas R. Heywood.

8 Republican and Herald (Pottsville, PA) (, 1 Jun 1980, obituary of Grace Heywood.

9 Republican and Herald (Pottsville, PA) (, 17 Jul 1962, obituary of Thomas B. Heywood.

10 Morning Call (Allentown, PA), 9 Jun 2008, page B6. Obituary of Glenn T. Heywood.

11 1930 United States Census, Thomas Heywood, Girardville, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania.

12 1940 United States Census, Thomas Heywood, East Ward, Girardville, Girardville Borough, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 54-41, sheet 15A, line 24, family 273.

13 The Evening Herald (Shenandoah, PA), 17 Oct 1972, page 15.

14 Find A Grave,

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