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William A. G. Groskreutz, 92

Feb 24, 2019

Wells William August Gottlieb Groskreutz, age 92, of Wells, died Monday, Feb. 18, 2019 at The Shepherd’s Inn in Wells.

A memorial service will be held Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019, at 11 a.m., at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Wells, with Pr. Mary Iverson officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service on Tuesday. Burial will be at a later date. The family requests memorials to Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Wells Ambulance Service or Wells Lions Club. Please leave online condolences at www.brussheitner.com. Bruss-Heitner Funeral Home in Wells is assisting the family.

William was born Nov. 10, 1926, in Waseca County, the son of Frank and Esther Agnes Hattie (Kain) Groskreutz. William was united in marriage to Lois Giese on Nov. 16, 1947 in Wells.

William is survived by his son, William Jr. (Andrea) Groskreutz, of Wells; two grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; brothers, Paul Groskreutz, of Sherburn, Frank (Wanita) Groskreutz, of Waseca, David (Linda) Groskreutz of Wells, Benjamin Groskreutz, of Wells, and Gene Groskreutz, of Washington; sisters, Anna Louise (Roger) Hodgkins, of Janesville, and Jeanette (Dale) Matheson, of Blue Earth; sisters-in-law, Arla Sorom, of Wells and RuthAnn Friday, of Marshalltown, Iowa; brothers-in-law, David (Geraldine) Giese, of Young America, and Paul (Shizuko) Giese of Houston, Texas; along with many nieces and nephews.