Harold 'Archie' Voelker
Funeral services for Harold "Archie" Voelker, 86, Madelia, MN, formerly of Lewisville, MN will be held on Monday, July 16, 2012 at 10:30 am at Zion Lutheran Church, Lewisville, MN with Rev. Brian Thorson officiating. Interment will be at the church cemetery with full military honors by the Lewisville American Legion Post 561.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, July 15, 2012 from 2-4:00 pm at Zaharia Family Funeral & Cremation Service of Truman and one hour before the services in the church. Archie died on Thursday, July 12, 2012 at the Luther Memorial Home in Madelia.
Harold Henry Voelker was born on May 29, 1926 in rural Martin County to Herman and Lena (Saxen) Voelker. He was baptized on June 6, 1926 and confirmed on May 5, 1940 both at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Truman. Archie attended parochial school at St. Paul's Lutheran School in Truman. Archie served his country during the Korean Conflict and was honorably discharged in 1954.
On April 8, 1956 Archie was united in marriage to Lucille Karau at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Truman. Archie worked for the Bosshart Company in Truman as a Truck Driver for the majority of his adult life. He retired at 65 years old. Archie helped various farmers after his retirement. He was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Lewisville where he held numerous offices.
Archie was a member of the Lewisville American Legion Post 561 and the Korean War Vets in Fairmont. He was very involved in the Lewisville community where he served as the Mayor, the City Clerk, on City Council and on the Lewisville Ambulance Squad. Archie loved calling bingo and watching Wheel of Fortune.
Archie is survived by his wife of 56 years, Lucy Voelker, Madelia, MN; two sons, Steven and Kathy of East Grand Forks, MN, James and Jodi of Rosemount, MN; three grandsons, Justin (Amy), Jared (Kayla) and Tyler; one great grandson, Caleb. Archie was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Lillian Will and one brother, Marvin Voelker.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are preferred.
Harold 'Archie' Voelker
Ella Call Quam
Ella Call Quam, age 95, of Titusville Florida and formerly of Elysian, died peacefully on Saturday, June 15, 2013 at her home in Titusville surrounded by her family.
Mae Doreen Frost Schwartz
Mae Doreen Frost Schwartz, age 100, died peacefully on Tuesday, May 28, 2013, at her home in Savannah, Georgia.
Leonard Pierson, age 86 of Mankato, died peacefully, Saturday, June 15, 2013 at Keystone Community.
Lori Marie Hiller
LORI MARIE HILLER, age 47 of Waterville, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, June 13, 2013 at Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato with family by her side.
Professor Martin D. Schroeder
Professor Martin D. Schroeder, 86, of North Mankato, formerly of New Ulm, died Thursday June 13, 2013 at the Oak Terrace Assisted Living in North Mankato.
Joan Catherine Breiter
Joan C. Breiter, age 79, of Brooklyn Park, MN, formerly of Lake Crystal, MN and Ames, IA, died May 18, 2013, at St. Therese/Oxbow Lake Care Center from Alzheimer's disease.
Sharon (Smith) Hill Grothe
Sharon (Smith) Hill Grothe, 70, died Wednesday June 12, 2103, at Mayo Clinic Health System - Mankato.
Agnes C. Lenertz
Agnes C. Lenertz, age 85, of Mankato, died, Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at Autumn Grace.
Erna Anna Fehlandt
Erna Anna Fehlandt was born on March 13, 1917, in Spring Lake Township, to parents Ernest and Anna (Zaudtke) Beuch.
Marjorie L. Pulis
Marjorie L. Pulis, age 83, of Mankato passed away peacefully Saturday, June 8, 2013, at Oaklawn Health Care Center surrounded by family.
- More Obituaries Headlines
- Ella Call Quam