Inez Alsleben, age 91, of Glencoe, Minnesota, passed away Friday, February 23, 2018, at Glencoe Regional Health Services Long Term Care in Glencoe, Minnesota.
Funeral Services will be held Thursday, March 1, 2018, 1:30 P.M. at Christ Lutheran Church in Glencoe, Minnesota, with interment following at First Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery in Glencoe, Minnesota.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, February 28, 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 church on Thursday.
Inez Bertha Alsleben was born on June 7, 1926, at her home in Bismarck Township, Sibley County, Minnesota. She was the daughter of Herman and Martha (Witt) Schultz. Inez was baptized as an infant on June 15, 1926, and was later confirmed in her faith as a youth in September of 1939 by Pastor Knoll both at St. Johannes Evangelical Lutheran Church in Bismarck Township, Sibley County, Minnesota. She received her education at the Sibley Country School through the 8th grade.
On October 28, 1945, Inez was united in marriage to Erwin Alsleben by Rev. Mueller at Immanuel Lutheran Church in New Auburn, Minnesota. Inez and Erwin made their home in Glencoe. Their marriage was blessed with three daughters, Victoria, Bonnie, and Cindy. Inez and Erwin shared over 61 years of marriage, until Erwin passed away on January 24, 2007.
In addition to being a loving wife, mother and homemaker, Inez worked as a housekeeper until 2003, when she retired. Inez was a faithful member at Christ Lutheran Church in Glencoe.
Inez enjoyed flower gardening, dancing, traveling and fishing. She cherished the time spent with her family and friends.
Inez passed away on Friday, February 23, 2018, at Glencoe Regional Health Services Long Term Care in Glencoe, Minnesota, at the age of 91 years, 8 months and 16 days. Blessed be her memory.
Inez is survived by her:
Daughters, Victoria Lachermeier and her husband, Conrad, of Clear Lake, MN,
Bonnie Alsleben and her significant other, Marcel Fasching, of Glencoe, MN,
Cindy Schwarz and her husband, Larry, of Apple Valley, MN;
Grandchildren, Jada Parsons and her husband, Bill, Jamie Alsleben, Desiree Lienhard and her husband, Ryan, Timothy Schwarz;
Great Grandchildren, Braydon Washington, Jeremiah Stack, Jerrica Stack, Paige Lienhard, Claire Lienhard;
Sisters, Adeline Litzau of Glencoe, MN,
Bernice Bierstedt of Gaylord, MN;
Sister-In-Law, Della Schultz of Glencoe, MN;
Nieces, Nephews, Other relatives and many friends.
Inez is preceded in death by her Parents, Herman and Martha Schultz; Husband, Erwin Alsleben; Grandson, Jason Lacherneier; Siblings, Alpha Redman and her husband, Ewald, Clarence Schultz, Ben Schultz and his wife, Minnie, Vernon Schultz and his wife, Lucille, Ralph Schultz, Leonard Schultz and his wife, Martha, Olivia Borth and her husband, Marvin; Brothers-In-Law, Melvin Litzau, Harold Bierstedt.