Glenn A. “Red” Severson, passed away peacefully in a room filled with love on July 25th, 2020 at the age of 69 after a brave fight with COPD. He was born August 23, 1950, in New Richmond, WI to Armond and Ramona Severson. Red graduated from Osceola High School in 1968. He married Valerie “Val” Cook on September 1, 1973. Red began his career with 3M at the age of 19 and retired after 38 years as an IT specialist. Red is preceded in death by his parents Armond and Ramona Severson. He is survived by his loving wife Val Severson of 47 years and their daughters Molly Christensen (Ryan Bjurstrom), and Krissy Shepherd (Michael). He was the proud grandfather of Tyler Shepherd (Ashley), Samuel Christensen, Jens Christensen, Grace Shepherd, and Ella Shepherd. He will also be sadly missed by his sister, Sandi Thompson (Jim) and brothers, Gary Severson (Cathy), Ron Severson (Shirley), and several loving nieces and nephews. A graveside service was held on Sunday, August 2, 2020, at 11:00 AM in Wascott Cemetery in the town of Wascott, WI. A Celebration of Life was on Friday, July 31st for family and friends. Arrangements are with Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services.