Donald Richard Glumbik


Donald R. Glumbik, 85, of Billings passed away June 11, 2018, just 2 days shy of celebrating his 65th wedding anniversary with his wife Loretta.

Don was born May 24, 1933 at Oak Park Hospital in Chicago, IL to Eberhard ‘Hart’ and Marion Glumbik. At 15 years of age he moved to Lodge Grass, MT.  Don was introduced to his wife, Loretta, by a mutual friend and the two were married at St. Patrick’s Church June 13, 1953.

Don joined the IBEW July 19, 1956 and made Journeyman in July 1961. He became a Billings Police Officer Nov. 1, 1967 and in 1976 he made Detective. He retired on July 1, 1988.

Don was preceded in death by his parents Hart & Marion Glumbik and a daughter Julie Ann. Survivors include his wife Loretta; children: Patricia ‘Corky’ (Don) Jones, Kenneth ‘Butch’ Glumbik, and Donald ‘Dukes’ (Tina) Glumbik; brother, Bob (Kathleen) Glumbik; 8 grandkids, and 11 great-grandkids.

Private Services will be held later.