Erna Grosz, 97, of Mitchell, died Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at Grundy County Hospital in Grundy Center, IA. A funeral service will be held at a later date. Arrangements by Bittner Funeral Chapel.
Erna Maria Grosz was born August 10, 1922 on her family farm near Delmont, SD. She was the daughter of John and Hulda (Will) Fink. Erna was united in marriage to Bernard Grosz on November 18, 1945, and made their home in Mitchell.
Erna was a homemaker, and later worked at Brady Memorial for 22 Years in the dietary aide. She was a charter member of Trinity Lutheran Church. Erna loved music, and was in the church choir for many years. She, also, enjoyed crocheting, and made afghans for many. During the last year of her life, she resided at Care Initiatives Nursing Home in Eldora, IA.
Those thankful for sharing her life include her children, Joyce (Ronald) Wieting of Eldora, IA and Allan (Nancy Lorenz) Grosz of Wisconsin Rapids, WI; 5 grandsons and 10 great grandchildren; and sister-in-law, Marlyne Fink of Mitchell.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bernard; parents; sister, Lenita; and brothers, Alvin, Werner, Paul, and Herbert.