Georgiana Motzko, 68

Georgiana “Georgie” Motzko, age 68, of Delano, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019, with her family by her side.

Mass of Christian Burial will take place Monday, Nov. 4 at 11 a.m. at St. Mary of Czestochowa Catholic Church, 1167 95th St. SE, Delano. Interment will be in the church cemetery.

There will be visitation Sunday, Nov. 3 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the church, continuing Monday, from 10 to 11 a.m., prior to the Mass.

Arrangements are with the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.

Georgiana was born May 28, 1951, in Britton, SD.

A loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, and friend to many, Georgie’s grandchildren were her priority. She also loved fishing, and caring for her animals and home.

Georgie was preceded in death by her parents, Victor and Phyllis Grossinger; grandparents George and Ozeline Zirnhelt; brother Shawn Grossinger; grandson Caleb Motzko; father-in-law Jim Motzko; and brother-in-law Kenny Leuthner.

She is survived by her husband of 47 years, Ron; children Rodney (Jessie) Motzko, Heidi (Chad) Harwood, Jason (Dawn) Motzko, and Robby (Kendra) Motzko; 10 grandchildren: Zach Harwood, Cody Harwood, Nate Harwood, Austin Kurtz, Claire Motzko, Madelyn Motzko, Avery Motzko, Brody Motzko, Evan Motzko and Owen Motzko; and two great-grandchildren: Adysen Pettit and Silas Stoldt.

Georgie is also survived by six siblings: Roxy (Ed) Holtz, Mary (Greg) Moen, Pammy Nguyen, Tommy (Sandy) Grossinger, Doug (Cathy) Grossinger, and Rita Grossinger (special friend Ken); mother-in-law Geraldine “Gibber” Motzko; and sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law Bev Leuthner, Nancy (Jerry) Fiecke, Jimmy Motzko, Tim (Judy) Motzko, and Debbie (Joe) Mauk.

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