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Glen Gauer Jr

Glen Gauer, age 82, of Willmar, died Friday afternoon, November 20, at the St. Cloud Hospital.

Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, December 4, at Cloverleaf Memorial Park Cemetery in Willmar. Military Honors will be provided by Austin F. Hanscom American Legion Post #167 of Willmar.

Glen Warren Gauer, Jr. was born June 15, 1933, in Willmar, Minnesota, the son of Glen and Esther (Anderstrom) Gauer. He grew up in Willmar and graduated from Willmar High School in 1951. He enlisted in the Marine Corps and served during the Korean War. He later enlisted in the U.S. Air Force and served as an electronics technician for 26 years, being stationed mainly in Japan. Following his retirement, he returned to Willmar.

Glen was a member of the DAV, the VFW, and the American Legion.

He is survived by two sisters, Verlene Arndorfer of Willmar and Avis Jay of Wray, CO; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Darrell.

Cemetery Details

Cloverleaf Memorial Park Cemetery
3003 8th Avenue NE
Willmar, MN, 56201

Graveside Service

DEC 4. 02:00 PM

Cloverleaf Memorial Park Cemetery

3003 8th Avenue NE

Willmar, MN, US, 56201

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Our thoughts and prayers to the family of U.S. Marine Corps and Air Force veteran Glen Gauer. We thank Glen for his honorable and faithful service.From the American Legion Post 167 of Willmar.

Larry Haglund - November 23, 2015 at 09:18 AM Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Glen wrote a story of his Marine Corp service in the Korean war. The story is on my Gauer Family History pages at http://gauer001.net then select Cousin Glen USMC

Gary Gauer - November 24, 2015 at 09:56 PM Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear about Glens death. We were classmates in high school class 1951. This past summer I talked to Glen, and we talked some about the past..

Charles Carver - November 25, 2015 at 08:34 AM Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM