NEW ULM - Lila Scharbach, 92, of New Ulm, died Tuesday, December 25, 2012, at the Sleepy Eye Care Center in Sleepy Eye.
Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, December 29, at the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home, North Chapel, in New Ulm with Pastor Ric Jacobsen officiating.
Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Friday and from 7:30-11 a.m. Saturday at the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home, North Chapel, in New Ulm.
To leave an online condolence for her family or to sign the guestbook go to: www.mvfh.org
Lila is survived by her daughter, Janet Frank of New Ulm; son and daughter-in-law, Jerome and Linda Scharbach of Beula, North Dakota; grandchildren, Jack Frank, Shelly Kuykendall, Sherry Tucker, Nicholas Scharbach; great grandchildren, Claire Holloway, Bailey Tucker, Alex Tucker, Grace Tucker, Carter Scharbach, Avery Scharbach; sisters-in-law, Emily Bergemeier of Arkansas, Esther Ericson of Hastings, Elizabeth Kretsch, Lena Scharbach both of New Ulm.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Jerome Scharbach on November 11, 1982; and brothers, Stanley Krause and Willard Krause.
Lila M. Krause was born on February 2, 1920 in Milford Township, Brown County, to Gustav and Margaret (Warta) Krause. On March 25, 1939 she was united in marriage to Jerome Scharbach in New Ulm. After marriage they lived in New Ulm, and she was a mother and homemaker.