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Glenice Soland

Dec. 23, 1936-July 2, 2009

Glenice A. Soland, 72, of Detroit Lakes, died Thursday, July 2, 2009 in her residence.

Glenice A. Fillbrant was born to Arthur and Ruth (Klefler) Fillbrant on Dec. 23, 1936 in Vergas. She attended country school near Vergas and later, Pelican Rapids. She graduated from high school in Frazee.

On Aug. 17, 1957 Glenice married Alroy J. Soland in Frazee. They made their home in St. Paul for many years. Glenice worked as a secretary for the State of Minnesota Attorney General's Office for 38 years. She retired in 1996, and moved to Detroit Lakes in 2000. She enjoyed flower gardening, baking, traveling, shopping, and going to the Casino.

Surviving Glenice are her son, Keith (Michelle) Soland of Detroit Lakes; three grandchildren; one sister, Lola Eggum of Lindstrom, Minn.; as well as several nieces and nephews.

Preceding her in death were her parents; husband Alroy (1995); son Tracy (1994); and one brother, Ernie Fillbrant

Visitation will be from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 7, followed by the funeral at 1 p.m., at West-Kjos Funeral Home in Detroit Lakes.

West-Kjos Funeral Home is serving the family. Those wanting to share memories and condolences are invited to use the funeral home's online messages of sympathy section at