Marie (Kegler) Grzeskowiak

Marie (Kegler) Grzeskowiak, age 88 of St. Cloud, died Friday, June 9, 2000, at the Country Manor Nursing Home in Sartell, Minn.

Marie was born Oct. 7, 1911, in Winsted Township, McLeod County, Minn., the daughter of Clemens and Anna (Quast) Kegler.

She married John Grzeskowiak on June 14, 1937 at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Winsted. Four sons were born to this union.

Marie was a resident of St. Cloud, Minn., since 1952. She was a faithful member of St. Augustine's Parish, Christian Women, and St. Jude's and St. Lucy's mission groups.

Marie is survived by her sons: Harold Grzeskowiak and his wife, Julia of Plain City, Ohio; Gerald Grzeskowiak and his wife, Annette, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; John Grzeskowiak and his wife, Mary, of Brooklyn Park; and Thomas Grzeskowiak and his wife, Rose, of Canton, Mich.; 11 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren; and one sister, Helen (Mrs. Alois) Laxen of Winsted; and a sister-in-law, Irene Kegler, of Winsted.

She was preceded in death by her husband John on Feb. 13, 1987; and a brother, Leonard, on Nov. 4, 1979.

Funeral services were Tuesday, June 13, 10:30 a.m., at St. Augustine's Catholic Church, St. Cloud. Visitation took place Monday, June 12, from 4 to 9 p.m. at the Daniel Funeral Home, St. Cloud. The Christian Women led a prayer service at 4:30 p.m., and parish prayers followed at 8 p.m. Burial was in the Assumption Cemetery, St. Cloud.

Memorials are preferred in lieu of flowers.

Arrangements were by Daniel Funeral Home, St. Cloud.

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