Longtime Kenai resident, Mrs. Betty (Glick) Ohse, 100, died Saturday, September 13, 2014 at Central Peninsula Hospital in Soldotna.
Graveside services will be held 2:00 p.m. Thursday, September 18, 2014 at The Kenai City Cemetery. Memorial services will be held 2:00 p.m. Sunday, September 21, 2014 at The New Life Assembly of God Church in Kenai. Pastor Stephen Brown will be officiating. A reception will follow at the church.
Salome Elizabeth Enck was born on November 7, 1913 to Samuel M. and Salome K. Enck in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. On July 31, 1932 she married Carl S. Glick, Sr., they both studied to become ministers at the Assembly of God Green Lane Bible School. She was ordained by the Assembly of God, Inc, after pastoring the Psalms town Assembly of God Church for 18 years. In 1957 both she and her late husband received an appointment with Assembly of God, division of Home Missions to pioneer a church in Kenai, Alaska, a church which is still thriving.
In 1962 she was widowed in 1967. She married Fred S. Ohse and was widowed again in 1970. From 1977 to 1989 she worked for Salvation Army in Anchorage as a friendly visitor to the shut-ins.
She is survived by her son, Carl S. Glick, Jr and his wife, Betty; granddaughters, Elizabeth R. McDermid and her husband, Bill; grandson, John R. Glick and his wife, Barbara; grandson, William J. (Bill) Glick and his wife, Becky; fifteen great grandchildren and six great great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister, June Rose Wenger and her husband, Earl of Leola, Pennsylvania; brother, Chester S. Enck of Stevens, Pennsylvania and numerous nieces and nephews.
Arrangements made by Peninsula Memorial Chapel & Crematory. Please sign Betty’s online guestbook at AlaskanFuneral.com.