July 29, 1929 – Monday, January 19, 2009
Shepherd of the Grove Lutheran Church, 1
Paul Fricke, 79, St. Louis Park, born 7/29/1929 in Petersburg, IL, died 1/19/09 at St. Theresa, New Hope, following a long struggle with Alzheimer’s and colon cancer.
Preceded in death by: parents, Wm. & Eda Fricke; brothers: Earl, Gilbert, & John; sister, Ruth Adam. Survived by: wife of 54 yrs, Beverly; daughters: Joellyn (Gene Klun) Mortenson, & Julia (Mark) Jennings; sister, Bernice Scheider, Newark, OH; brothers: Wm. (Marilyn) Fricke, Glenn (Carol) Fricke; siblings-in-law: Esther Fricke, Petersburg, IL & Charles (Marlene) Glick, E. Peoria, IL; granddaughters: Sara (Michael) Van Heel & Aleigha Jennings; great-granddaughters: Layne, Violet, & Caroline Van Heel. Graduate of Valparaiso Univ., he was active in his church, enjoyed gardening, and being our handyman. He will be greatly missed!
Funeral: 11:00 AM Thurs, 1/22 Shepherd of the Grove Lutheran Church, 11875 W. Eagle Lake Dr, Maple Grove 763.425.5941. Visit: 1 hr. prior. Memorials preferred: Shepherd of the Grove.