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Stanley Glawe

Oct. 13, 1930-Aug. 5, 2009

Former Vergas area resident Stanley R. Glawe, 78, of Dilworth, passed away on Wednesday, August 5, 2009, in Eventide Lutheran Home, Moorhead.

Stanley Robert Glawe was born to Walter and Margaret (McKenzie) Glawe on Oct. 13, 1930, on the family farm near Vergas. He grew up there, helping on the farm, attending rural country school and later Frazee High School. After high school he continued farming until enlisting in the U.S. Army in November 1953. He served until 1955, when he returned to the family farm.

On Oct. 15, 1965, Stanley married Ione Gullnick in Vergas. Together they lived in Vergas for a time before settling in Dilworth, Minn. Stanley had most recently been working at Innovis Hospital in Fargo.

Surviving Stanley are his wife, Ione; sisters, Mavis Pfeiffer of Vergas and Delores (Paul) Wollenzine of Sheridan, Wyo.; as well as many nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 10, at Wright Funeral Home in Moorhead.

Funeral services are scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 11, at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Moorhead, with interment following at 2 p.m. in Lake Syble Cemetery, Vergas.

Wright Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements. An online guestbook is available at