Obituaries

Delpha M. Gronoski

May 19, 2021
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Services

10:30 AM on Monday, May 24, 2021 at Kearns Funeral Service Kimball Chapel, Waterloo

Visitation

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM Sunday, May 23, 2021 at Kearns Funeral Service Kimball Chapel, Waterloo.

Cemetery

Garden of Memories Cemetery, Waterloo

Memorials

St. Paul Lutheran Church and NewAldaya Lifescapes

Biography

Delpha M. Gronoski, 103, of Evansdale, IA, died on Wednesday, May 19, 2021 at NewAldaya Lifescapes at Cedar Falls., She was born on September 21, 1917 in Fairbank, IA, the daughter of William and Ida Mueller Huebner.

Delpha married Anthony Gronoski May 22, 1935 in Galena, IL. He preceded her in death in 1999. She worked for Powers Manufacturing, Hinson Manufacturing and retired after 44 years from Rath Packing Company. She was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Evansdale. She loved crafts and sewing, decorating cakes, and gardening.

Survived by: daughters, Doris McSherry‚ Campbell‚ CA, Arlene (Jack) Stoneman‚ Libertyville‚ IL; sons, Jerry (Sharon) Gronoski‚ Evansdale, and Dale (Shelly) Gronoski‚ Raymond; and son-in-law, Allen Weed‚ Tuscon‚ AZ. 12 grandchildren; 24 great grandchildren, 18 great great grandchildren and 1 great, great, great granddaughter.

Delpha is preceded in death by parents, husband Anthony, daughter Carol Weed, son-in-law, Joe McSherry; twin brothers Russell and Robert in infancy; brothers, Harold and Lorraine Huebner; sisters, Amelia “Molly” Barker, Mae Van Riper, and Eulalia Mitchell; a granddaughter Dorilin Nordman; and a great great granddaughter Kylee Rae Fowler.


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  1. Joan Meany | May 24, 2021
    Dale, Shelly and family - our condolences in your loss.  May your faith, family, friends and fond memories support and cimfort you through this time. Joe and Joan Meany - from Deere.
  2. Robert L. Huebner | May 21, 2021
    It is with great honor that I hold you in high esteem.  Being my Godmother and a great Aunt I have also had a love for her, for the many times during my life that I have enjoyed the many celebrations with her and my cousins at their home.  Hence, I extend my condolence to the family members for your loss.  I am sorry I cannot make the funeral, due to health issues, but I will be their in spirit.  Love Bob Huebner

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