Funeral services for Adolph Engelcke, Miller, South Dakota, who died May 18, 1960 were conducted May 21 in the Trinity Lutheran Church. The Rev. Harry Ackerman was in charge. Burial was in GAR Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Ernest Schweigerdt, Rudolph Melhoff, Robert Moore, Earl Houck, William Smith Sr., and Henry Namanny.
Engelcke was born at Canistota February 1, 1900. When he was 16 years old he moved with his parents to Sioux Falls and in 1921 came to Miller where he lived since. He was a barber in Miller for 38 years. He married Verna Rau November 9, 1930.
Survivors include his widow; one son, Roger, Miller; one grandchild; one sister, Mrs. Karl Voight, Esterville, Iowa.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister.
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