GLENCOE - Arthur William Brede, age 88, of Glencoe, formerly of Stewart, died Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, at Glencoe Regional Health Services Long Term Care in Glencoe.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, Feb. 6, at St. Matt-hew's Luth-eran Church in Fernando, with interment following at the church cemetery.
Arthur William Brede was born on March 15, 1924, in McLeod County, to Otto and Amanda (Wagner) Brede.
On June 24, 1947, Arthur was married Alice Havemeier in Courtland. The couple made their home on the Brede family farm. Arthur and Alice shared over 65 years of marriage.
Arthur was member of St. Matthew's Lutheran Church in Fernando, where he served in the past as a trustee.
Arthur is survived by his wife, Alice Brede of Glencoe; daughters, Arla Krueger and her fianc, Roger Ortloff, of Pine River, and Karin Rosandich of Eagan; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; sisters-in-law, Lillian (Mike) Fruhwirth, Virginia Milbrett and Beverly Ubl, all of New Ulm, Sharon Karstens of Lafayette, LaRanda Dallmann of Nicollet; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
Arthur is preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Elsie Borchardt and Olga Duenow, and brother, Arnold Brede.
Arrangements by the Johnson-McBride Funeral Chapel of Glencoe (www.hantge.com).