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Velda Anita Grunewald

Female 1935 - 1992  (57 years)


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  • Name Velda Anita Grunewald  [1
    Born 7 Jun 1935  Dale Twp., Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Minnesota Birth Index, 1935-2002 Minnesota Birth Index, 1935-2002
      Name: Velda Aneta Grunewald
      Birth Date: 7 Jun 1935
      Birth County: Cottonwood
      Father: Ernest Grunewald
      Mother: Ethel Martin
      File Number: 1935-MN-023478
    Gender Female 
    Census 12 Apr 1940  Dale Twp., Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    1940 US Federal 
    • in the Ernest Grunewald household. Enumerated were Ernest head male white 39 married / completed grade 4 / born in Minn. / 1935 Lived in Same House / Worked for pay - non-gov't emergency job / Farmer / worked 52 weeks in 1939; ETHEL wife female white 31 married / completed grade 8 / born in Illinois / 1935 Lived in Same House / Worked at home housework; FREDRICK son male white 14 single / completed grade 5 / born in Minn; LYLE son male white 11 single / completed grade 4 / born in Minn; ALFRED son male white 10 single / completed grade 3 / born in Minn; KENNETH son male white 8 single / completed grade 3 / born in Minn; ROY son male white 7 single / completed grade 2 / born in Minn; DELORIS daughter female white 6 single / completed grade 1 / born in Minn; RICHARD son male white 5 single born in Minn; VELDA daughter female white 4 single born in Minn; DUDDLY son male white 4 single born in Minn; DONALD son male white 2 single born in Minn; ERNEST JR. son male white 1 single born in Minn; ETHEL DARLENE female white 1/12 single born in Minn;
    Residence 8 Jun 1992  Butterfield, Watonwan, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
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    Died 8 Jun 1992  Saint James, Watonwan, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Velda Anita Grunewald, daughter of Ernest and Ethel (Martin) Grunewald was born June 7, 1935, at Dale Township, Cottonwood County, Minnesota. She received her education in the Green Hill Country School in Dale Township.

      On December 17, 1957, she was united in marriage to Henry George Ysker at Mason City, Iowa. Following their marriage, the couple lived in Storden and Wilder, Minnesota before moving to Butterfield, Minnesota in 1979. Velda worked for many years at Tony Downs Foods in St. James, Minnesota and later at Butterfield Food's in Butterfield, Minnesota. Henry died on April 14, 1987,. Velda was admitted to the Watonwan Memorial Hospital in St. James, Minnesota on Sunday, June 7, 1992. This is where she died on Monday, June 8, 1992, at the age of 57 years and 1 day.

      Velda was a member of the First Lutheran Church in Butterfield, Minnesota, where she was baptized on January 26, 1980.

      Mrs. Ysker is survived by three daughters, Shirley Scott and her husband, Don, of Chisholm, Minnesota, Jo Flaherty, and her husband, Patrick, of Butterfield, Minnesota, and Connie Wollschlager of Meadowlands, Minnesota; three sons, John Ysker and his wife, Connie, Henry Ysker and his wife, Loretta, and Ernest Ysker and his wife, Sharon, all of Mountain Lake, Minnesota; eighteen grandchildren; four great grandchildren; four sisters, Ethel Leisen of Hibbing, Minnesota, Joyce Horkey and her husband, Harold, of Smithville, Arkansas, June Horkey of Windom, Minnesota and Norma Renczykowski and her husband Emil, of Meadowlands, Minnesota; eight brothers, Frederick Grunewald and his wife, Jean, of St. Paul, Minnesota, Lyle Grunewald of Port Bolivar, Texas, Kenneth Grunewald and his wife, Darlene, Ray Grunewald and his wife, Flossie, and Richard Grunewald and his wife, Karen, all of Brainerd, Minnesota, Dudley Grunewald, Donald Grunewald and Ernest Grunewald St. and his wife, laRae, all of Windom, Minnesota; also many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, Delores Sulflow and one in infancy; and five brothers, Alfred and four in infancy.
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    Death Certificate
    Funeral Memorial Card 11 Jun 1992 
    • In Loving Memory Of Velda "Sis" Anita Ysker

      Service 10:30 A.M. Thursday, June 11, 1992 First Lutheran Church Butterfield, Minnesota
      Clergyman Pastor David Webster
      Music Linnea Madson, Organist Congregational Hymns # 325 "Rock Of Ages" # 532 "How Great Thou Art"
      Interment Butterfield Cemetery Butterfield, Minnesota
      Pallbearers Harlan Hanson, Glen Grunewald, Michael Hanson, Kevin Grunewald, Ernest Grunewald Jr, Don Linscheid

      Velda Anita Grunewald, daughter of Ernest and Ethel (Martin) Grunewald was born June 7, 1935, at Dale Township, Cottonwood County, Minnesota. She received her education in the Green Hill Country School in Dale Township.

      On December 17, 1957, she was united in marriage to Henry George Ysker at Mason City, Iowa. Following their marriage, the couple lived in Storden and Wilder, Minnesota before moving to Butterfield, Minnesota in 1979. Velda worked for many years at Tony Downs Foods in St. James, Minnesota and later at Butterfield Food's in Butterfield, Minnesota. Henry died on April 14, 1987,. Velda was admitted to the Watonwan Memorial Hospital in St. James, Minnesota on Sunday, June 7, 1992. This is where she died on Monday, June 8, 1992, at the age of 57 years and 1 day.

      Velda was a member of the First Lutheran Church in Butterfield, Minnesota, where she was baptized on January 26, 1980.

      Mrs. Ysker is survived by three daughters, Shirley Scott and her husband, Don, of Chisholm, Minnesota, Jo Flaherty, and her husband, Patrick, of Butterfield, Minnesota, and Connie Wollschlager of Meadowlands, Minnesota; three sons, John Ysker and his wife, Connie, Henry Ysker and his wife, Loretta, and Ernest Ysker and his wife, Sharon, all of Mountain Lake, Minnesota; eighteen grandchildren; four great grandchildren; four sisters, Ethel Leisen of Hibbing, Minnesota, Joyce Horkey and her husband, Harold, of Smithville, Arkansas, June Horkey of Windom, Minnesota and Norma Renczykowski and her husband Emil, of Meadowlands, Minnesota; eight brothers, Frederick Grunewald and his wife, Jean, of St. Paul, Minnesota, Lyle Grunewald of Port Bolivar, Texas, Kenneth Grunewald and his wife, Darlene, Ray Grunewald and his wife, Flossie, and Richard Grunewald and his wife, Karen, all of Brainerd, Minnesota, Dudley Grunewald, Donald Grunewald and Ernest Grunewald St. and his wife, laRae, all of Windom, Minnesota; also many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, Delores Sulflow and one in infancy; and five brothers, Alfred and four in infancy.
    Memorial Card
    Memorial Card
    Buried 11 Jun 1992  Butterfield Cemetery, Butterfield, Watonwan, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
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    Obituary 17 Jul 1992  [3
    Mountain Lake & Butterfield; 
    • Velda Ysker
      Velda "Sis" Anita Ysker passed away on June 8 in Watonwan Memorial Hospital at the age of 57.
      Services were held on June 11 at the First Lutheran Church in Butterfield with Pastor David Webster officiating and music by Linnea Madson on the organ.
      Interment followed at the Butterfield Cemetery in Butterfield.
      Pallbearers were Harlan Hanson, Michael Hanson, Ernest Grunewald Jr., Glen Grunewald, Kevin Grunewald and Don Linscheid.
      Velda Anita Grunewald, daughter of Ernest and Ethel (Martin) Grunewald was born June 7, 1935, at Dale Township, Cottonwood County, Minnesota. She received her education in the Green Hill Country School in Dale Township.
      On December 17, 1957, she was united in marriage to Henry George Ysker at Mason City, Iowa. Following their marriage, the couple lived in Storden and Wilder, Minnesota before moving to Butterfield, Minnesota in 1979. Velda worked for many years at Tony Downs Foods in St. James, Minnesota and later at Butterfield Food's in Butterfield, Minnesota. Henry died on April 14, 1987,. Velda was admitted to the Watonwan Memorial Hospital in St. James, Minnesota on Sunday, June 7, 1992. This is where she died on Monday, June 8, 1992, at the age of 57 years and 1 day.
      Velda was a member of the First Lutheran Church in Butterfield, Minnesota, where she was baptized on January 26, 1980.
      Mrs. Ysker is survived by three daughters, Shirley Scott and her husband, Don, of Chisholm, Minnesota, Jo Flaherty, and her husband, Patrick, of Butterfield, Minnesota, and Connie Wollschlager of Meadowlands, Minnesota; three sons, John Ysker and his wife, Connie, Henry Ysker and his wife, Loretta, and Ernest Ysker and his wife, Sharon, all of Mountain Lake, Minnesota; eighteen grandchildren; four great grandchildren; four sisters, Ethel Leisen of Hibbing, Minnesota, Joyce Horkey and her husband, Harold, of Smithville, Arkansas, June Horkey of Windom, Minnesota and Norma Renczykowski and her husband Emil, of Meadowlands, Minnesota; eight brothers, Frederick Grunewald and his wife, Jean, of St. Paul, Minnesota, Lyle Grunewald of Port Bolivar, Texas, Kenneth Grunewald and his wife, Darlene, Ray Grunewald and his wife, Flossie, and Richard Grunewald and his wife, Karen, all of Brainerd, Minnesota, Dudley Grunewald, Donald Grunewald and Ernest Grunewald St. and his wife, LaRae, all of Windom, Minnesota; also many nieces and nephews.
      She was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, Delores Sulflow and one in infancy; and five brothers, Alfred and four in infancy.
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    Obituary
    Person ID I5489  Brendas Branches
    Last Modified 16 Aug 2014 

    Father Ernest Grunewald, Sr.,   b. 18 Dec 1899, Dale Twp., Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1971, Dale Twp., Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Ethel Pliny Martin,   b. 22 Dec 1907, Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1979, Westbrook, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 22 Aug 1925  Estherville, Emmet, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1906  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Henry George Ysker,   b. 4 Jul 1918, Mountain Lake Twp., Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1987, Saint James, Watonwan, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 17 Dec 1957  Mason City, Cerro Gordo, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Henry Calvin Ysker
     2. Ernest Dale Ysker
    +3. Constance Leone Ysker
    Last Modified 14 Mar 2009 
    Family ID F1896  Group Sheet

    Family 2 William Henry Barker 
    Children 
    +1. Jo Ann Barker Ysker
    Last Modified 16 Aug 2014 
    Family ID F2447  Group Sheet