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Alan Glass - Ocean City Sentinel: Obituaries

Alan Glass

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Posted: Wednesday, September 11, 2019 10:01 am

Alan Glass passed away Sept. 6, 2019. 

Born in Atlantic City, N.J., Alan was a resident of Ocean City, N.J., and Marco Island, Fla. 

Beloved husband of Cathy (nee Szilagyi). Devoted father of Dr. Jaimey Pauli (Eric) and Kaitlin Ross (Matthew). Loving Poppy to Rory Pauli and Sydney Ross. Dear brother of Dr. Phillip Glass (Jo Anne); he is also survived by a huge and loving family.  

Alan earned his bachelor’s degree in political science at Ursinus College and a master’s degree in education from Villanova University. He began his career in publishing in 1972 at The Wall Street Journal, and went on to hold various executive leadership positions in multiple companies, including Primedia, Commonwealth Business Media, United Business Media, CFO Publishing LLC and EnsembleIQ.  

Alan was a member of the Island Country Club in Marco Island, Fla., and a founding member of Hidden Creek Golf Club in Egg Harbor, N.J. 

Relatives and friends are invited to gather from 10 to 11:45 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, at Burns Funeral Home, 9708 Frankford Ave in. Philadelphia, Pa., followed by his service at noon. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the American Cancer Society, 1626 Locust St., Philadelphia, PA 19103, in his memory would be appreciated.