Wilhelm Alef Sr.

GLENBURN Wilhelm Alef Sr., 74, Glenburn, died Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013, in his home.

He was born Dec. 3, 1939, to Theresa and Tony Alef Sr., in Green Bay, Wis. He enlisted in the Air Force in 1956 and served 28 1/2 years in the military until he retired in 1983. He married Mary Lynn Zimmerman on Sept. 25, 1982, near Glenburn.

Survivors: wife; daughters, Tina McPeek, Green Bay, Wis., Dawn Bloom, Neenah, Wis.; sons, Wilhelm Jr., Green Bay, Kurt, Two Rivers, Wis.; stepdaughter, Tina Wiedeman, Maxbass; stepson, Damon Zeltinger, of Pierre, S.D.; 12 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral: Monday, 10 a.m., Lynch Immanuel Lutheran Church, rural Glenburn.

Burial: Lynch Immanuel Lutheran Church Cemetery, rural Glenburn.

Visitation: Sunday, noon to 5 p.m., in Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot.