New Ulm - Caitlin J. Ide recently joined the staff at Minnesota Valley Funeral Homes. Ide is originally from Glencoe. She graduated from Glencoe-Silver Lake High School in 2006 and the University of Minnesota School of Mortuary Science in 2009. She was the 2009 recipient of the James Ellison Scholarship award a the university. She took her pre-mortuary classes at the College of Saint Benedict in St. Joseph, Minn.