Herbert Bast Gloege
Former Juneau resident Herbert "Herb" Bast Gloege died May 31, 2005, in Butte, Mont.
He was born March 29, 1913, in Helena, Mont., the youngest of five sons to Henry W. and Carolyn Ehrhardt Gloege. He grew up in Helena and graduated from Helena High School in 1931.
Throughout his life, he lived in many locations in the West. He moved in 1951 to Juneau. He worked as a building contractor and inspector for the city of Juneau.
He enjoyed the outdoors, hiking and fishing. He looked forward to the Gold Medal basketball tournament every year.
He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Kathleen M. Gloege of Butte, Mont.; his daughters, Barbara Rudio of Kodiak and Julie Rickard and her husband Donald of Lake Oswego, Ore.; five grandchildren including former Juneau resident Shawna Rudio and her husband Forrest Bowers of Dutch Harbor; and five great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
No services will be held per his request.