Funeral services for Myra B. Glawe, 69, of Cherokee, will held Saturday, Aug. 9 at the Congregational Church in Aurelia, with Pastor Bruce Rapp officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Rest Cemetery, Rushmore, Minn.
Myra Belle Blumentritt was born Aug. 6, 1938, the daughter of Harold and Leola (Garner) Blumentritt in La Crosse, Wisc. She graduated from high school, and later worked at Wilson Foods in Cherokee. Myra enjoyed having coffee with friends and spending time with her family and grandchildren.
Myra died Monday, Aug. 4, 2008 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee.
Survivors include her children, Debbie and her husband Mike Nelson of Sioux Falls, S.D.; Bonnie and her husband Jon TeBrake of Carroll; Rollin and his wife Leah Glawe of Remsen; and Ron and his wife Lori Glawe of Worthington; as well as seven grandchildren and five great-grand children. Also surviving are two brothers, David and his wife Lori Blumentritt, and Byron and his wife Julie Blumentritt, all from Arizona, and other relatives and friends.