May 17, 1924 – Sunday, December 8, 2013
Church of St. Albert in Albertville, MN
Friday, December 13, 2013
AT THE CHURCH
Thursday, December 12th, 2013
Edward David Greninger, age 89, of Otsego passed away on Sunday, December 8th, 2013 at Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids.
He was born on May 17th, 1924 in Otsego the son of Leo & Annie (Baker) Greninger.
On May 17, 1952, Edward D. Greninger and Mary E. Nicholson were joined in holy marriage at Annunciation Catholic Church in Minneapolis. God blessed their marriage with four children.
Edward engaged in dairy farming for many years and was the maintenance manager for Otsego for over twenty years.
He enjoyed playing cards, dancing, fishing and enjoyed people!
Edward was a lifetime, faithful member of The Church of St. Albert and belonged to Knights of Columbus Council # 4174. He also served on The St. Albert Cemetery Board.
Survived by his loving wife of sixty one years: Mary; children: Gary (LuAnn) Greninger, Mark (Rose) Greninger, Paul (Kim) Greninger and Lois (Scott) Frazier; ten grandchildren and seven great grandchildren; sisters: Thelma Jackson and Anna Mae (Gordon) Ramerth; a brother: Donald (Phyllis) Greninger; brother-in-law: Vernon Dehmer; many other relatives and friends.
Preceded in death by his parents: Leo & Annie Greninger, sisters: Delia Kruchten, Emma Ottenstroer, Mary Agnes Dehmer and Frances Greninger.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Edward Greninger will be held on Friday, December 13th at 10:30 A.M. Church of St. Albert in Albertville. Interment will follow at St. Albert Cemetery in Albertville.
A visitation will be held on Thursday, December 12th from 4-8 P.M. at The Church of St. Albert. A Knights of Columbus Rosary will be recited at 7:00 P.M. Further visitation will be held on Friday morning at the church one hour prior to Mass.
Casket Bearers will be Beckie Greninger, Jason Greninger, Jenni Owens, Heather Schutz, Holly Schutz and Grant Kinane.