|9/26/2019 12:59:00 PM|
Norma J. Grunewald, 83, of Windom died Sept. 20, 2019, at Sanford Medical Center in Sioux Falls.
A memorial service will be held Friday, at 10:30 a.m., at First United Methodist Church in Windom with Pastor Mike McInnis officiating.
Special music will be provided by Dustin Stevens, pianist; and Mike Foley, vocalist.
Burial will be at Lakeview Cemetery in Windom.
Visitation is Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m., at LaCanne Family Funeral Home in Windom and continues Friday at the church for one hour prior to the service.
LaCanne Family Funeral Service of Windom is handling the arrangements.
Norma J. Pierce was born March 10, 1936, to William and Mildred (Paulson) Pierce in Windom. She received her education in Windom Public Schools, graduating in 1954.
In 1955, Norma married Neal Billings Grunewald at American Lutheran Church in Windom. They were blessed with two children, Gary and Tammy.
Over the years, Norma was bookkeeper for Neal's backhoe company, in addition to selling Avon, organizing greeting cards at Pamida and Hy-Vee and selling Christmas decorations for her business, Grunewald Holiday De-Lites.
Norma lived her entire life in Windom.
Norma was a member of First United Methodist Church in Windom.
She enjoyed reading, vacationing, genealogy, bird-watching (especially cardinals), taking care of the farm, her grand-dogs and, most of all, spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Neal Grunewald, in 2017.
Survivors include her children, Gary (Monica) Grunewald and Tammy (Roger) Holt, all of Windom; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and a sister, Deb (Jim) VanOosbree of Rochester.