August 3rd, 2016

Douglas D. Herrmann, 62, of Glencoe

Douglas Donald Herrmann, 62, of Glencoe, died Friday, July 26, 2016, at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis.
A private funeral service was held.
Douglas Donald Herrmann was born Sept. 30, 1953, in Waconia, the son of Donald and Mavis (Oelke) Herrmann. He was baptized as an infant on Oct. 25, 1953, and confirmed in his faith as a youth on June 11, 1967, both by the Rev. H.J. Malotky at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Green Isle. He received his education in Arlington and graduated from the Arlington-Green Isle High School with the class of 1971.

Henry A. Becker Jr., 91, of Glencoe

Henry August Becker Jr., 91, of Glencoe, died Thursday, July 21, 2016, at his home.
Funeral services were held Sunday, July 31, at First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Glencoe with the Rev. Daniel Welch officiating. Dawn Wolter was the organist. Congregational hymns were “Amazing Grace,” “I Know That My Redeemer Lives” and “Oh, God, Our Help in Ages Past.”

James Harry Klopp, 83, of Glencoe

James “Jim” Klopp, 83, of Glencoe, died Wednesday, July 27, 2016, at his home. A private graveside service was held in the Glencoe City Cemetery.
James Harry Klopp was born Nov. 5, 1932, in Fairmont, the son of Harry and Elizabeth (Schultz) Klopp. He was educated in Fairmont, and enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1954, serving his country in Germany.

Dorothy Christensen, 98, Hutchinson

Dorothy Bertha Christensen, 98, of Hutchinson, died Thursday, July 21, 2016, at Hutchinson Health Hospital in Hutchinson.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, July 26, at Faith Lutheran Church in Hutchinson with the Rev. Paulus Pilgrim officiating. Shirley Holtz was the organist. Congregational hymns were “Rock of Ages,” “How Great Thou Art”and “He Leadeth Me.”
Casket bearers were Rick Bethke, Dwayne Bethke, Dave Christensen, Chad Christensen, Ted Christensen, Tom R. Christensen and Scott Salonek.

Dana L. Reed, 74, formerly of Glencoe

Dana L. Reed, 74, died Tuesday, July 26, 2016, of pancreatic cancer at the Seasons Hospice home near Rochester.
A memorial service was held July 29 in River Park Chapel at Macken Funeral Home in Roch-ester.  Interment will be held Thursday, Aug. 4, at 6 p.m., in the Glencoe City Cemetery.

John Schmidt, 97, of Glencoe

John Schmidt, 97, of Glencoe, died Saturday, July 30, 2016, at Glencoe Regional Health Services Long Term Care.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, Aug. 3, at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Glencoe with the Rev. Robert Nowak officiating. Marjorie Hemmann was the organist. Soloist Nancy Severeid sang “On Eagle’s Wings.” Congregational hymns were “Amazing Grace” and “Abide With Me.”
Casket bearers were Jerry Vollmer, Stan Schmidt, Edward Schmidt, Wes Schmidt, Mark Schmidt and Bruce Bergmann.

A night to remember at BMX park

Fort Skedaddle display to be dedicated

Lots of construction in town

Chuck Theil entertains at Music in the Park