Elsie was city's all-time youth coach
It might be said of Ellsworth "Elsie" Klemmetson, though childless, he raised a thousand sons.
The bachelor's association with sports in Willmar began in 1955 and didn't end until Sunday at 1 a.m., when he died at age of 79. On Friday, he had looked forward to attending the college volleyball match on Saturday. But overnight, he was overcome by an infection.