SPRINGFIELD – Elmer Matzke, 66 of Springfield died on Thursday, June 27, 2013 at St. John Lutheran Home in Springfield.
Services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday Tuesday at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Springfield with burial at the Lamberton Cemetery.
Visitation will be on Monday, July 1, from 5 to 8 p.m.at the Sturm Funeral Home in Springfield and will continue on Tuesday from 9:30 to 10:30 AM at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Springfield.
Elmer Matzke was born on July 9, 1946, in Springfield to Anthony and Augusta (Stern) Matzke.
He is survived by his sisters, Esther Kruse of Pipestone, Arlene Kruse of Hutchinson, Helen Goll of Alexandria, Edna Goll of Hancock, and Emma Wall of Balaton; brothers, Ervin Matzke of Rochester, William Matzke of Alexandria, and Alvin Matzke of Springfield.