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Cleo Fricke

Female 1914 - 1978  (63 years)


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  • Name Cleo Fricke  [1
    Born 26 May 1914  Bingham Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 28 Apr 1978  Windom, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
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    Funeral Memorial Card 1 May 1978  Windom, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    American Lutheran Church 
    Buried 1 May 1978  Lakeview Cemetery, Windom, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Obituary 3 May 1978 

    • Mrs. Bill Grunewald rites held Monday
      Mrs. William (Cleo May) Grunewald, 63, died Friday at the Windom Area Hospital.
      She had been in failing health due to diabetes for about five years and moved to the Sogge Home a few weeks ago after she began to lose her sight. Death came as the result of a stroke.
      Funeral services were held Monday at the American Lutheran Church, the Rev. A. I. Kvamme and Rev. Joseph Nystuen officiating.
      Music was provided by Mrs. Clayton Owen, organist, and the Gospelaires. Ushers were Leroy Besser and Noel Hoffman.
      Pallbearers were Lenhart Thompson, John Berge, Jack Schaffer, Jim Donahue, Darrell Goeman and Alan Staples. Interment was in Lakeview Cemetery.
      Mrs. Grunewald was born May 26, 1914 at Bingham Lake, the daughter of Edward and Achsah Fricke. She grew up in the community and was married October 29, 1932 to William Grunewald.
      They made their home in Windom, where Mrs. Grunewald workded with her husband in the operation of a gravel business.
      Surviving besides her husband are two daughters, Mrs. Calmer (Cynthia) Hanson and Mrs. Kenneth (Mary Lou) Walinga, both of WIndom; a son, Edward, of Windom; 10 grandchildren; a sister, Mrs. C. Martin Hanson, also of Windom.

      (Clipping obtained from Cottonwood County Historical Society obituary file.)
    Person ID I4332  Brendas Branches
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2014 

    Family William Grunewald,   b. 25 Aug 1905, Dale Twp., Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1979, Windom, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Cynthia Grunewald,   b. 20 Aug 1934, Windom, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 2003, Windom, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    +2. Mary Lou Grunewald
     3. Edward Dean Grunewald
    Last Modified 10 Sep 2009 
    Family ID F1244  Group Sheet