The Free Press, Mankato, MN

January 14, 2013

Glenn Donald Crase


— Glenn Donald Crase, age 90, of Mankato, died Sunday, January 13, 2013, at Oaklawn Health Care Center.

 Funeral Service will be 11:00 a.m., Thursday, January 17, 2013, at Grace Baptist Church, with Rev. Larry Johnson officiating.  Interment will be in Woodland Hills Memorial Park.  Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church.  Arrangements were handled by Mankato Mortuary.

  Glenn was born on March 19, 1922, in Mankato.  He was the son of Nelson and Clara (Jewell) Crase.  Glenn attended school in Rapidan.  He was united in marriage to Helen Schaub on July 22, 1953, in North Mankato.

 Over the years, Glenn farmed and was employed in construction and bulldozing.  He was also a locksmith until his retirement.  Glenn was a member of Grace Baptist Church in Mankato.  He enjoyed coin collecting, tractors, camping, and traveling.

  Glenn is survived by his wife, Helen of Mankato; one niece and one nephew; also other family and friends.

   He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Dora Olson; and brother, Merle Crase.