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Bernadine J. Glawe

Thursday, February 28, 2008

Bernadine J. Glawe
Bernadine Glawe, 77, of Aurelia, died Thursday, Feb. 21, 2008, at the Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Memorial services were held on Feb. 25 at the First United Methodist Church in Aurelia, with Rev. Alva Hohl officiating.

There was no visitation. The Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia is in charge of arrangements.

Bernadine Joan Godfrey was born April 20, 1930, in Algona, the daughter of Lloyd and Oma (Steinhilber) Godfrey.

She graduated from the Aurelia High School and attended Iowa State Teachers College in Cedar Falls for two years, graduating with her degree in elementary education.

She was teaching school in Boxholm, Iowa, when she married William Charles Glawe on Dec. 25, 1950 in Adel. She then joined Bill on the family farm south of Aurelia. She was a member of the Congregational United Church of Christ in Sioux City.

She enjoyed gardening, sports, and especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Preceding Bernadine in death were her parents, her stepmother, Zelma (Meier) Godfrey, her husband Bill on Jan. 26, 2007, and an infant sister, Geraldine Godfrey.

Survivors include her three daughters; Pat and her husband Roger Honsbruch of Sioux City, Sharon Glawe of Kissimmee, Fla., and Donna Glawe of Cherokee. Also surviving are four grandchildren; Heather and her husband Louie Centeno of Kissimmee, Greg and his wife Megann Honsbruch of West Lafayette, Ind., Brent Honsbruch of Parachute, Colo., and Kelsey Honsbruch of Sioux City, five great-grandchildren; Dylan and Devin Centeno, and Carter, Keira, and Kaylie Honsbruch, one sister, LaVonne Godfrey of Audubon, and one brother, Dennis and his wife Sandy Godfrey of Downingtown, Pa., and other relatives and friends.