NEW?ULM - Elmer Henke, 96, of New Ulm, and formerly of Wadena, died Friday, Aug. 31, 2012, at his home.
Services are 2 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 6, at the St. John Lutheran Church in Wadena. Burial will be in the Wadena Cemetery.
Elmer William Walter Henke was born on May 5, 1916, in Penn Township, McLeod County, to Emil and Minnie (Lentz) Henke.
He is survived by his wife Lillian; sons, Douglas of Kenyon; Galen of Shakopee, and Dwayne of New Ulm; three grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and sister, Zelda Stresemann of Glenwood.
Arrangements were with the Schuller Family Funeral Homes - Johnson Memorial Home in Wadena.