August 22, 1923 – Wednesday, March 2, 2016
Buffalo Presbyterian Church; Buffalo, MN
Monday; March 7, 2016
Dollrus Adeline Grangroth, age 92, of Waverly, died Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at Ridgeview in Waconia.
She was born in Waverly, MN on August 22, 1923, the daughter of Henry and Rose (Lambert) Jewett.
Dollrus “Dolly” Jewett and Howard Clyde Irving Grangroth, Sr. were joined in holy marriage on May 19, 1942, in Buffalo. God blessed their marriage with 10 children.
Dolly cleaned houses in the cities for many years until her retirement. She was a hard worker at home, tending to the yard, her garden and house plants and cooking for her family. She enjoyed music, time spent at the cabin, and time spent with her family.
Dolly was preceded in death by her husband, Howard Grangroth; daughter, Rose Marie Mosch; son, Leonard Wayne Grangroth; grandson, Joseph Grangroth; son-in-law, Simon Schotl; parents, Henry and Rose Jewett; siblings, Veretta Jewett, Iona Jewett, Wesley (Clara) Jewett, Vernon “Sonny” (Carol) Jewett, Brother-in-law Milton Russ and sister-in-law Joyce Jewett.
She is survived by her children, Ruby (Don) Pfau of Mesa, Arizona, Howard (Susan) Grangroth Jr. of Waverly, Harlan (Yvonne) Grangroth of Waverly, Mary Ann (Guy) Stitt of Bremerton, Washington, Betsy Schotl of St. Cloud, Rick Grangroth of Waverly, Ronnie (Cindy) Grangroth of Waverly, Joni Decker of Howard Lake; son-in-law, Richard Mosch of Erhard; daughter-in-law, Diane Grangroth of Howard Lake; 35 grandchildren; 74 great-grandchildren; 7 great-great-grandchildren; siblings, Daisy Russ of Marietta and Totten Jewett of Buffalo; and many nieces, nephews, family and friends.
Funeral services for Dolly Grangroth will be held Monday, March 7, 2016 at 2:00 P.M. at the Buffalo Presbyterian Church, with the Rev. Jacob Van Pernis officiating. Interment to follow at Lakeview Cemetery in Buffalo.
Casket bearers are Ronnie Grangroth Jr., Sam Neumann, Jake Decker, Pat Grangroth, Donald Grangroth, Dan Mosch.
Honorary Pallbearers: Michael Stitt, Cheryl Ferreira, April Westermann