SLEEPY EYE - Alfred B. Braulick, 83, of Sleepy Eye, died on Feb. 1, 2013, at the Sleepy Eye Medical Center.??
Service will be held at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Sleepy Eye on Tuesday, Feb. 5, at 10:30 a.m. The clergy will be Msgr. Eugene Lozinski. ?Interment will be in St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery.?
Visitation will be on Monday, Feb. 4, from 4 to 8 p.m. and will continue on Tuesday from 7:30 to 10 a.m. at the Sturm Funeral Home in Sleepy Eye. There will be a parish prayer service on Monday at 7 p.m. at the Sturm Funeral Home in Sleepy Eye.??Arrangements are with the Sturm Funeral Home in Sleepy Eye. ??On line condolences may be left for the family at www.sturmfh.com.?
Alfred B. Braulick was born on Sept. 3, 1929 in Lafayette Township, Nicollet County, the son of Anton and Amelia (Berg) Braulick. He was united in marriage to Lorraine (Billmeier) Schumacher on Sept. 3, 1960 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Sleepy Eye. Alfred retired from farming in 1987 and worked for Erickson's, Randall's, and Cash Wise grocery stores. He was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Sleepy Eye, a K.C. member, and a former member of the Eagles Club. Alfred enjoyed fishing, going to parades, collecting John Deere tractors, Sunday visits with family, watching Band Wagon and listening to polka music, and traveling and trips around the United States.??
He is survived by his wife, Lorraine of Sleepy Eye; children, Sandra Braulick of New Ulm, Dean (Audrey) Braulick of Hutchinson, Doug "Boomer" Braulick of Sleepy Eye, Amy (Jeff) Hoffman of Sleepy Eye; stepchildren, Catherine (Virl) Nelson of Savage, Michael (Georgette) Schumacher of Wabasha, and Peter (Shelly) Schumacher of Sleepy Eye; 21 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; brothers, Harold Braulick of New Ulm and Roman (Phylis) Braulick of Sleepy Eye; sisters, Veronica Groebner of Sleepy Eye, Agnes (Bob) Gleisner of New Ulm, and Delores (Dennis) Franta of New Ulm; brother-in-law, Lyle Windschitl; and a sister-in-law, Adeline Braulick.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, David; brother, Edwin; a sister, Florence; brother-in-law, Valentine Groebner and a sister-in-law, Margaret Braulick.