St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Hanover, MN
Monday, September 8, 2014
St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Hanover, MN
Sunday, September 7, 2014
Elden A. Schleif, age 89 of rural Buffalo, MN passed away at Abbott-Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis, MN on September 3, 2014.
Funeral service on Monday, September 8, 2014 at 11 AM at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Hanover, MN.
Visitation on Sunday, September 7 from 4-8 PM & one hour prior to service at the church on Monday, ALL AT THE CHURCH.
Interment Hanover Cemetery, Hanover, MN.
Elden was born on November 12, 1924 to Robert & Emma (Haunke) Schleif in Frankford Township, Wright Co. He served his country in the US Army during the Korean War from 1950 -1952. He returned home to farm on the family farm. He was a member of the St. Michael Legion Post #567, the Hanover Fire Department & St. Paul’s Lutheran Church.
Preceded in death by his parents, wife, Yvonne, son, Troy, brother Harvey, sister, Bernice Bechtold, brother-in-law, Myron Schmidt, father & mother-in-law, Glen & Selma Schmidt.
Survived by his son, Todd (Laurie) Schleif of Buffalo, MN; grandchildren, Tanner, Troy, Trace, Taylor & Toni Schleif; sister, Delores Larsen of Plymouth, MN; sisters-in-law, Fabiola Schmidt of Crystal, MN & Pauline Anderson of Becker, MN & nieces & nephews.