Anna A. Jungclaus

Funeral services for Anna A. Jungclaus, 90, of Glencoe were held on Tuesday, March 9, from the First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Glencoe, with the Rev. Harvey Kath officiating.

Mrs. Jungclaus died on March 5, 1999, at Glencoe Area Health Center's long-term care facility.

The organist was Dawn Wolter, and the congregation sang "Just As I Am" and "Rock of Ages." The Ladies Choir sang "Nearer My God To Thee."

Pallbearers were Mark Jungclaus, Kirk Jungclaus, Gail Plaisance, Jon Plaisance, Russell Ringwelski and Richard Malz. Interment was in the Glencoe Cemetery.

Anna A. Aul was born on March 18, 1908, in Europe to Carl and Anna (Idt) Aul. She was baptized on March 30, 1908, in Europe by the Rev. Blum and confirmed on March 25, 1923 at First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Glencoe, by the Rev. E. Kolbe.

Anna came to this country with her parents at the age of 4, and they resided in Chicago until 1919, when they came to a farm in the Glencoe area.

On June 6, 1939, she was united in marriage to Alvin W. Jungclaus at the First Evangelical Lutheran Church by the Rev. E. Kolbe. The couple resided on a farm site west of town and remained there until 1952, when they made their home in Glencoe.

Mr. Jungclaus died on Jan. 1, 1974.

Mrs. Jungclaus enjoyed sewing, gardening, and flowers. On Feb. 20, Mrs. Jungclaus entered the long-term care unit at the Glencoe Area Health Center.

Survivors include a son, Melvin Jungclaus and wife, Sylvia, of Glencoe; two step-children, LeRoy Jungclaus and wife, Evelyn, of Lester Prairie and Marilyn Plaisance and husband, Philip, of Hutchinson; six grandchildren, Mark Jungclaus, Kirk Jungclaus, Connie Ringwelski, Gail Plaisance, Jon Plaisance, and Gary Jungclaus; 10 great-grandchildren; three brothers and three sisters, Carl Aul and wife, Lillian, of Glencoe, John Aul and wife, Dorothy, of Hutchinson, Henry Aul and wife, Ruth, of Glencoe, Katherine Howe of Glencoe, Sophie Grey and husband, Paul, of Randall, and Helen Oelfke of Hamburg; brother-in-law and sisters-in-law, Harry and Doris Jungclaus of Glencoe and Myrtle Hebeisen of Willmar; as well as other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; two brothers Fred and Victor Aul; and two sisters, Molly Malz and Marie Winter.

The Johnson-McBride Funeral Chapel of Glencoe handled arrangements.

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