Funeral services were held for
Alfred Templin Saturday, Dec. 17, 1977, at at First Ev. LutheranChurch in Glencoe. Pastor Ed Blumenkamp officiated. Mrs. Carol Affeldt was
organist and choir director. The Ladies Choir sang “For All the Saints” and “I
Know of a Sleep in Jesus Name” and the congregation joined with hymn no. 95,
“Savior of the Nations Come.”
Alfred C. Templin was born August
24, 1898 in McLeod County, the son of Adolph Templin and his wife, Minnie (nee
Proehl). He departed this life in Glencoe December 14, 1977 at the age of 79-years.
He was born into the Christian
Church through baptism September 25, 1898 at St. John’sLutheranChurch in HelenTownship. On March 31, 1913,
he made public confession of his faith in the rite of confirmation at the same
On August 30, 1927, Mr. Templin was united in marriage with Lydia Harms by Pastor Dysterhoeft at St. John’sLutheranChurch in HelenTownship.
He was preceded in death by five
brothers and sisters.
Alfred Templin will be held in
loving memory by his wife, Lydia; sisters: Mrs. George (Francis)
Huepenbecker of Glencoe, Mrs. Elsie von Berge of Plato, and Mrs. Walter (Anna)
Brinkmann of Glencoe, sister-in-law: Mrs. Malinda Templin of Plato, other
relatives and many friends.
Spring Interment will be at First
Ev. LutheranCemetery in Glencoe.
Johnson Funeral Chapel was in charge
Casket bearers were Ernie Templin, Lawrence Bierman, Hillard Schuth, Fredrick Harms,
Arnie Severson and Norman Brinkman.