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Melvin Bernard Hoeschen

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Melvin Bernard Hoeschen, 74

Glencoe, Minnesota

May 31, 1940 ~ June 9, 2014

Melvin Bernard Hoeschen, age 74, of Glencoe, MN, passed away Monday, June 9, 2014, at Marie Steiner Kelting Hospice Home in Chaska, MN. Memorial services will be held Sunday, June 22, 2014, 5:00 P.M., at Glencoe City Center in Glencoe. 

Melvin Bernard Hoeschen was born on May 31, 1940, in Freeport, Minnesota. He was the son of Anton and Theresa (Ballman) Hoeschen. Melvin was baptized as an infant and later confirmed in his faith as a youth both at Church of the Sacred Heart in Freeport, MN. He received his education in Freeport and Melrose, graduating with the Melrose Public High School Class of 1958. On June 15, 1963, Melvin was united in marriage to Sandra Frauendienst at Church of St. Pius X in Glencoe, and then divorced on September 15, 1977. On June 30, 1978, Melvin and Sandra were remarried and then divorced on October 4, 1983. Melvin made his home in Freeport until the early 60's when he moved to Glencoe. In 1982, he moved back to Freeport and then in 2010 to Glencoe. Melvin's life was blessed with three daughters, Susan, Shelly Ann and Stacy. Melvin worked as a welder at Farmhand in Green Isle, MN, and as a turkey processor at Jennie-O in Melrose, MN. 

Melvin enjoyed reading history books and autobiographies, going to the casino, having coffee with friends, riding his little Honda motorcycle and creating model ships. He loved to attend his grandchildren's sporting events. Melvin valued his family and friends and the time he shared with them.

Melvin passed away on Monday, June 9, 2014, at Marie Steiner Kelting Hospice Home in Chaska, MN, at the age of 74 years and 9 days. 

Blessed be his memory.

Melvin is survived by his daughters, Susan Terlinden (Lee) of Glencoe, MN, Shelly Ann of Indian Land, SC, Stacy Stockman (Rick) of Glencoe, MN; grandchildren, Jeremy Terlinden and his special friend, Mollie Schuetz, and her daughter, Shareese Schuetz, Ryan Terlinden and his special friend, Shelley Stockman, and her daughters, Corissa and Sasha Ruble, Amber Terlinden and her fiancé, Josh Grimm, Cale Schwarzrock and his wife, Traci, Cassondra Schwarzrock, Eric Augeson, Adam Augeson, Natalie Stockman, Zachary Stockman; sisters, Rita Heinen of Sartell, MN, Joyce Benoit and her husband, Art, of Sauk Rapids, MN, Janet Lepinski of Becker, MN, Mary Mayers and her husband, Jerry, of Freeport, MN, brother, Mark Hoeschen and his wife, Mary Kay, of St. Joseph, MN; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends. 

Melvin is preceded in death by his Parents, Anton and Theresa Hoeschen; brothers-in-law, Harvey Heinen, Robert Lipinski.

Arrangements by the Johnson-McBride Funeral Chapel of Glencoe, MN,320-864-3737. Online Obituaries and Guest Book available at Please click on Obituaries/Guest Book.

Published in the St. Cloud Times on June 18, 2014
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