Mary Gronli, 72

Mary K. Gronli (nee Sand), age 72, died Monday, March 7, 2016, after a brief illness.

She was born Nov. 12, 1943, in Cokato, to Rudolph and Hazel Sand.

Mary enjoyed the casino, soap operas, and sports. Her greatest enjoyment came in the form of bowling, which she continued on a league until her departure.

Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Maynard.

She will be dearly missed by her son, Steven (Renee); daughter, Barbara; grandchildren, Jasmine and Antonio; great-granddaughter, Malayah; brother, David (Bernice); nieces, nephews, and many friends.

A memorial service took place Friday, March 18 at 11 a.m. at Henry W. Anderson Mortuary in South Minneapolis, with visitation one hour prior to the services.

Mary will be laid to rest with her husband, Maynard at Ft. Snelling National Cemetery.

Arrangements were with Henry W. Anderson Mortuary in South Minneapolis.

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