Edwina Gritz, 87, of Browerville, passed away on November 2, 2012, at the Central Todd County Care Center in Clarissa. Funeral services for Edwina were held on Monday, November 5, 2012, 10:30 a.m., at the Zion Lutheran Church in Browerville with Pastor Hollis Bishop officiating. Interment was held at Evergreen Cemetery, Browerville.
Edwina was born May 23, 1925 in Long Prairie Township, Todd County, to William & Aurelia (Tesch) Kuehne. On November 16, 1948 she married Clarence Gritz at Trinity Lutheran Church in Long Prairie. Edwina enjoyed gardening, cooking and baking, quilting, fishing and picking mushrooms. Spending time with her grandchildren was a favorite past-time, especially when they were baking cookies. Edwina spent time continuing her education and enjoyed her time working at her various jobs . She took great pride in taking care of her husband Clarence. Edwina was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Browerville.
Edwina is survived by her children: Karen (Larry) Quade of Frazee, Glenda (Gary) Kuhn of Bertha, Ivan (Pat) Gritz of Browerville and Arylis (Bob) Perish of Browerville; brother Ruben (Elva) Kuehne of Long Prairie; 13 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.
Edwina is preceded in death by her parents; husband Clarence and brother Norbert.
Arrangements with Iten Funeral Home, Browerville.