|Birth: ||May 6, 1901|
|Death: ||Aug. 5, 1980|
Edgar Barchenger, 79, of MOnticello, formerly of Sauk Centre, died at the Monticello-Big Lake Nursing Home Tuesday, Aug. 5, 1980. He was born May 6, 1901, to Gust and Augusta (Leophold) Barchenger in Lake Henry. On Dec. 15, 1920, he married Edith Forbes in Minot, N.D. He was employed in Minot as a switchman with Great Northern Railroad the greater part of his life. Following retirement he lived in Alaska and was later employed by Landy Packing Company in St. Cloud, moving to Monticello in 1976. Survivors include three sons, Forrest and Ted of Chicago, Ill., and Ray of Bismarck, N.D.: a daughter, Mrs. Robert (Rosella) Holman of Albany, Ore.; two brothers, Arthur of Minot, N.D., and Lothar of St. Paul; two sisters, Mrs. Elfrieda Hamann of Sauk Centre and Mrs. George (Vera) Hald of Minneapolis; nine grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife in 1975, a daughter, Vera, four brothers and five sisters. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 8, at the Scahd Funeral chapel, Sauk Centre, with the Rev. Donald Kirsch officiating. Soloist was Sandra Zehrer with Mrs. Henry Gritzmacher at the organ. Burial was in Greenwood Cemetery. Pallbearers were George Hald, Art Tober, LeRoy Christen, Kenneth Nathe and Edgar and William Kranz.
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Record added: May 30, 2013
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