Dale T. Glarner

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  • Name: Dale T. Glarner
  • Location of Birth: Milton Township, Dodge County, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: July 10, 1934
  • Date of Death: January 13, 2000 (65 years old)
  • Parents: Virgil L. Glarner and Aletha (Steele) Glarner
  • High School and Class: 1951 - Mantorville High School, Mantorville, Minnesota
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  • Branch: Navy
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  • Date Sworn In: 1951
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  • Date of Discharge: 1955
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  • Military Highlights:
    Dale entered the United States Navy in 1951 and was honorably discharged from active duty in 1955.

  • Wars Involved:
    Korean Conflict

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  • Civilian Life:
    Dale married Maridel M. Baker on December 15, 1956. The couple made their home in Rochester, Minnesota where he was employed as a foreman for Water Conley for eleven yeas. Thereafter he worked as a laborer and foreman for various construction companies until his retirement in 1992.

    After retirement, Maridel and Dale moved to rural Cohasset, Minnesota.

    He is survived by his wife, Maridel; four children, Julie Walker, Terry Glarner, Lynn Kroening, and Bonnie Lehnertz; a brother, Charles; a sister, Shirley Hall; and eight grandchildren.

    Preceding him in death were his parents and a brother, Virgil.

    Dale died at his home in Cohasset, Minnesota. Memorial services were held at Mt. Olive Lutheran Church in Rochester, Minnesota. Dale is buried in the family cemetery in Cohasset.

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