Arlene E. Gro nseth, 101
Winnebago Funeral Service for Arlene E. Gronseth, 101, of Winnebago, was held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at the Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont. Burial was in Riverside Cemetery in Winnebago. Arlene passed away Tuesday, April 4, 2017 surrounded by her loving family at the Homestead Hospice House in Owatonna.
Arlene Elizabeth Teubner was born June 20, 1915 in Center Creek Township, and in 1930 met Roy Bennie Gronseth. They were married on Dec. 19, 1936 in Brookings, South Dakota and later settled in Nashville Township near Winnebago where they farmed and raised their three sons. Roy and Arlene built a new home on their farm in 1951 where they shared many happy memories including their 70th wedding anniversary in 2006.
Survivors include two sons, Ronnie (Jan) Gronseth, of Faribault, and Eugene (Sandy) Gronseth, of Boone, Iowa; eleven grandchildren; twenty-nine great-grandchildren; seven great-great grandchildren; daughter-in-law, Lois Gronseth, of Winnebago; and one sister-in-law, Joann Gronseth, of Spokane, Washington.
Arlene was preceded in death by her parents, Windom and Grace Teubner; husband, Roy Gronseth; son, Gary Gronseth; three great-grandchildren, Dustin and Justin Wolters and Kylie Krueger; brother, Marion Teubner; sister, Juanita Teubner-Schmeeckle; five brothers-in-law; and two sisters-in-law.
The family requests that memorials are preferred to United Hands Hospice in Blue Earth.
The Lakeview Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Fairmont assisted the family with arrangements. www.lakeviewfuneralhome.net