|Birth: ||Sep. 10, 1911|
|Death: ||Jun. 7, 2001|
Services for Herbert H. Burau, 89, of Green Isle, were Saturday, June 9, 2001, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Green Isle. Rev. Erwin C. Sprengeler officiated and interment was in Corrina Cemetery in Annandale with Rev. Thomas Queck officiating at the graveside. Casket bearers were Lyle Schroeder, Sheldon Ittel, Loane Burau, Gerald Burau, Grant Burau, Tim Burau, Lowell Schmidt and James Schmidt.
Mr. Burau died Thursday, June 7, 2001, at the Municipal Hospital in Arlington, Minn.
He was born Sept. 10, 1911, in Waconia Township, the son of Henry and Lavina (Burandt) Burau. He was baptized Oct. 8, 1911, and confirmed April 5, 1924, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Waconia by Rev. William Schneider.
He married Violet Engelen at Trinity Lutheran Church Dec. 2, 1933. The couple farmed near Delano until 1961 when they moved to Annandale.
Mr. Burau moved to Green Isle in 1989 to live with his daughter, Jane Plocher. He enjoyed being with his family and loved to fish and garden.
He is survived by daughter, Jane Plocher of Green Isle; son and daughter-in-law, Harvey and Beverly Burau of Delano; grandchildren, Cindy and Lyle Schroeder of Green Isle, Pam and Jeff Byrne of Victoria, Pat and Joe Lemmerman of Delano, Tim and Sara Burau of Watertown and Penny Simmons of Delano; great-grandchildren, Sara, Gabriel, Laura, Chelsea, Charlie, Coloton, Tabitha, Jeremy, Cheyanne and Sabrina; great-great-grandchild, Logan; sister and brother-in-law, Lydia and Melvin Schmidt of New Germany; brother and sisters-in-law, Carl and Lois Burau of Weslaco, Texas, and Winnie Burau of Plymouth; sisters-in-law and brother-in-law, Esther Ittel of Watertown, Dorothy Engelen of Rockford and Sherman Olson of Waconia; nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by wife, Violet; son-in-law, Albert Plocher; parents, Henry and Lavina Burau; sister, Laura Burau; and brothers, Roy, Clarence and Ruben Burau.
Heinrich G. Burau (1886 - 1969)
Magdalena L. Burau (1888 - 1959)
Violet M. Burau (1915 - 1989)*
Herbert H Burau (1911 - 2001)
Laura J.E. Burau (1913 - 1914)*
Lydia M. Burau Schmidt (1916 - 2008)*
Clarence H. Burau (1922 - 1993)*
Created by: Marilyn
Record added: Jul 05, 2011
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