Redlin Funeral Home

Glendale `Glen` Stieve , Age 83

October 19, 1937 --January 10, 2021

Glendale "Glen" William Stieve, age 83, of North Freedom, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Jan. 10, 2021 at St. Marys Hospital. Glen, son of William and Elsie (Borck) Stieve was born Oct. 19, 1937 in Baraboo and was raised on the family farm in North Freedom. Glen enjoyed his years growing up on the farm, then helping his dad manage and operate the HillCrest Apple Orchard in Baraboo before moving back to enjoy the rest of his years on the family farm. Glen was very passionate about caring for his family and was a very loving and proud husband, father and grandfather.

He was a graduate of Baraboo High School. On Oct. 25, 1958 he was united in marriage to Karen Dettmann at St. Johns Lutheran Church in Rock Springs. Glen proudly served in the US National Guard during the Berlin Crisis, actively serving from Oct. 15, 1961 Aug. 10, 1962 in the 32nd Infantry Division based out of Ft. Lewis, Washington. He was employed by Popes Garage in Baraboo until he started with Libbys/Seneca Foods until his retirement after 37 years. He enjoyed model railroading, snowmobiling with family and friends, he loved driving his classic cars and was very proud of his John Deere tractors.

Survivors include his loving wife of 62 years, Karen; children, Gary (Rachel K.) Stieve and Lisa (Marc) Mueller; grandchildren, Gregory William (Allie Dumke) Stieve, McKenzy Stieve, Kaylee Mueller and Dalton Mueller; great-grandson, Grady Stieve; sister-in-law, Donna Dettmann; brother-in-law, Ed (Johann) Mortimer as well as nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother-in-law, Dean Dettmann; his sister-in-law, Lonna Mortimer and aunts and uncles.

A private graveside service will be held at Oak Hill Cemetery in North Freedom. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the North Freedom Fire Dept. The family would like to extend a special thank you to North Freedom first responders and the Baraboo District Ambulance Service for the caring help they provided the family as well as nurses and doctors at Reedsburg Area Medical Center and St. Marys Hospital in Madison. The Redlin Funeral Home is assisting the family.


Erick Grieves and family January 13, 2021

Friend and co-worker Wisconsin Dells , Wisconsin

You have our sympathies, Glen worked with me at Seneca foods years ago...he was always a friendly fellow and easy to talk to. Time really flies. We hope you have many happy memories to help you heal. Peace and prayers. Erick

Bill & Carolyn Gums January 13, 2021

Dining out friends Necedah , Wisconsin

Our sincere condolences to Karen and the family. We enjoyed all of our dinners out with Glen & Karen

Kelly and Michael Pate January 17, 2021

Friend Baraboo , Wisconsin

We are so sorry for your loss.

Kevin & Rosie Krueger January 17, 2021

Worked with Karen many years ago Baraboo , Wisconsin

Karen, Kevin and I are so sorry about the loss of your husband. Remember the good times.

Mike cole January 23, 2021

Neighbor to Gary Baraboo , Wisconsin

Gary,, so sorry for the loss of your dad..miss mine every day,, they made us who we are..Lost both dad then mom 45 days apart..They are in our Lords arms now. Our only reeard..GOD BLESS YOU ONE AND ALL.. MIKE COLE