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June 22nd, 2016

Popelka named to dean’s list

Emily Popelka of Glencoe was named to the spring 2016 dean’s list at the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth. The list requires a grade point average of 3.75. 

David J. Mallak, 60, of rural Glencoe

David Joseph Mallak, 60, of rural Glencoe, died Saturday, June 18, 2016, at Hutchinson Health Hospital.
 
Visitation will be Wednesday, June 22, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., at The Maresh Funeral Home in Silver Lake, with a prayer service at 8 p.m., officiated by the Rev. Paul Schumacher. Further visitation will be Thursday from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Private interment will follow the Thursday visitation at St. Adalbert Cemetery.
 

Delores Mae Jochum, 86, of Glencoe

Delores Mae (Kistner) Jochum, 86, of Glencoe, died Saturday, June 11, 2016, at her daughter’s home in Glencoe.
 

Helen A.A. Hausladen, 95, of Glencoe

Helen Anna Alma (Werth) Hausladen, 95, of Glencoe, formerly of Lester Prairie, died peacefully on Tuesday, June 7, 2016, at Glencoe Regional Health Services Long Term Care.
 
Memorial services were held Friday, June 17, at Paul-McBride Funeral Chapel in Lester Prairie with the Rev. Eric Nelson officiating. Rachel Clausen was the organist. Congregational hymns were “Just as I Am,” “Softly and Tenderly” and “How Great Thou Art.”
 

Loretta E. Dohmeier, 82, of Alexandria

Loretta Edna Dohmeier, 82, of Alexandria, died and went to heaven on Saturday, June 11, 2016, at the Knute Nelson Home.
 
A funeral service was held Thursday, June 16, at Bethesda Lutheran Church in Alexandria with the Rev. Jerry Lanes officiating.
Interment was in the Grace East Cemetery in Belgrade.
 

Conrad W. Blomker, 82, Eden Valley

Conrad W. Blomker, 82, of Eden Valley, died Tuesday, June 14, 2016, at his home.
 
Funeral services were held Saturday, June 18, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Eden Valley, with the Rev. Bryan Hopfen-sperger officiating. Interment was in Eden Lake Cemetery in Eden Valley.
 

Earl Fred Ayer, 96, of Elk River

Earl Fred Ayer, 96, of Elk River, formerly of Glencoe, died Saturday, June 11, 2016, at Guardian Angels Care Center in Elk River.
 
Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 25, at First Congregational United Church of Christ in Glencoe with the Rev. Ronald Ziemer officiating. Lon Roach will be the organist. Congregational hymns will be “Praise to the Lord, the Almighty” and “What a Friend We Have in Jesus.”
 

Brewers walk past Glencoe

With the help of 15 walks, the Glencoe Brewers ran their Crow River Valley League (CRVL) winning streak to four games with a 6-3 win at Cologne on Wednesday, June 15. 
Glencoe garnered just four hits – including a two-run homer from Gannon Jordahl in the first inning – but eased their way to victory despite committing six errors in the field. 

Bruins down Carver in CRVL play

The Brownton Bruins earned an 8-2 win over Carver in Sunday’s hot and sultry weather.
The Bruins scored their first run in the top of the first when Taylor Schuette drew a bases-loaded walk to plate leadoff batter Spencer Glaeser, who reached base on an error.
Brownton pulled ahead 2-0 with a run in the top of the fourth as Schuette, who singled, scored on sacrifice bunt by Seth Schuette.

Blue Jays win High Life Invitational

The Plato Blue Jays remained on their midseason roll by winning the Miller High Life Invitational on Sunday, June 19. Plato went 4-0 in tournament play, including a 10-0 shutout of Fort Ripley in the championship game. 
Zack Stockman took to the mound for his first Blue Jays’ start and tossed a gem against the Rebels. He pitched all five innings for an abbreviated complete game victory, scattering six hits and three walks while striking out four.