January 12, 1966
Grenz, Former Fredonia Resident, Dies at Grafton
Grenz, 49, died suddenly January 3 at Grafton where he had
been a resident at the Grafton State School since July19,
was the son of Gottlieb and Magdalena (Goehring) Grenz of
Fredonia. He was born May 15, 1916, in McIntosh County and
lived with his parents in Fredonia until he entered Grafton
preceded in death by his parents. Survivors include two
sisters and two brothers, Mrs. Karl Wolf, Sioux Falls, S.
D.; Mrs. Fred Hoffman and Karl Grenz, Fredonia; Theodore
Grenz of Mobridge, S. D.
Funeral services were held Jan. 6 at 2:00 p.m. from the
Berlin Baptist Church, rural Fredonia, with Rev. David
Littke of Fredonia officiating. Burial was at the Berlin
Baptist Cemetery with Nickisch Funeral Home, Wishek in