Charlotte “Wolter” Alpaugh, age 59, of Carver, Minnesota, passed away Sunday, January 28, 2018, at the N.C. Little Hospice House in Edina, Minnesota.
Funeral Service will be held Thursday, February 1, 2018, 11:00 A.M. at the Johnson-McBride Funeral Chapel in Glencoe, Minnesota, with interment following at First Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery in Glencoe, Minnesota.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, January 31, 2018, from 4:00-8:00 P.M. at the Johnson-McBride Funeral Chapel in Glencoe, Minnesota, and will continue one hour prior the service at the funeral chapel.
Charlotte Elizabeth (Wolter) Alpaugh was born on May 4, 1958, in Arlington, Minnesota. She was the daughter of Maynard and Elizabeth (Gottfried) Wolter. Charlotte was baptized in the Christian faith as an infant on May 25, 1958, by Rev. A. H. Fellwock and was later confirmed in her faith as a youth on March 5, 1972, by Rev. M.S. Pohl both at First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Glencoe, Minnesota. She attended First Lutheran School, Kindergarten through 8th Grade. Charlotte received her high school education in Mayer, Minnesota, graduating with the Mayer Lutheran High School Class of 1976. She was a member of the Glencoe Pioneers 4H club.
On July 6, 1996, Charlotte was united in marriage to Michael Alpaugh by Pastor Harvey H. Kath at First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Glencoe, Minnesota. Charlotte and Michael made their home in Norwood Young America and Carver, Minnesota. They shared over 21 years of marriage.
Charlotte worked at the Waconia Elementary School, McLeod County Chronicle, Waconia Patriot, NordicTrack and Harris Communication.
Charlotte enjoyed quilting, antiquing, genealogy, reading, puzzles, cooking and baking. She loved to travel and included in her travels were the Black Hills, Hawaii, Duluth, Two Harbors, Florida, Las Vegas and Washington D.C. She cherished the time spent with her family and friends.
Charlotte entered her eternal rest on Sunday, January 28, 2018, at N.C. Little Hospice House in Edina, Minnesota, at the age of 59 years, 8 months and 24 days. Blessed be her memory.
Charlotte is survived by her:
Devoted Husband, Michael Alpaugh of Carver, MN;
Brothers, Bob (Dawn) Wolter,
Nephew, John (Maria) Wolter;
Niece, Erin (Todd) Klemz;
Step Children, Jamie Alpaugh, Ashley Alpaugh;
Father-In-Law and Mother-In-Law, Dick & Rachel Alpaugh;
Brother-In-Law, Dave (Amy) Alpaugh and niece, Brianna Alpaugh;
Aunts, Bernice Wolter,
Karen (Gordon) Healey;
Many cousins & friends.
Charlotte is preceded in death by her Parents, Maynard and Elizabeth Wolter; Grandparents, Jacob and Dorothea Gottfried, J. Peter and Margaretha Wolter, Many aunts, uncles and other relatives.