|Birth: ||May 24, 1928|
|Death: ||Mar. 17, 2008|
Bernice Grigas, 79, Battle Lake, MN
Bernice Grigas, 79, of Battle Lake, formerly of Minot, N.D., died Monday, March 17, 2008, at Abbott-Northwestern Medical Center in Minneapolis.
She was born May 24, 1928, in Superior, Wis., the daughter of Arnold and Ina (Kauti) Mattson. She attended schools in Superior.
On June 18, 1952, she married Walter Grigas. They moved to Minot in 1959, where Walter worked for the Great Northern Railroad and later the Burlington Northern.
After he retired, they moved to their home on Otter Tail Lake.
Bernice was a charter member of St. John the Apostle Catholic Church in Minot and a member of Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church in Battle Lake. Bernice was a wonderful cook. She enjoyed an occasional trip to the casino and just loved being out on the lake on the pontoon.
She enjoyed her family and grandchildren, visiting with them, telling the grand kids stories about their parents and having the family come to stay at the lake.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Walter; an infant daughter, Ina Mary; and a sister, Arlene Allen.
Visitation: One hour prior to the service at the church
Service: 11 a.m. Wednesday, at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church, Battle Lake
Clergy: Father Robert Kieffer
Burial: 11 a.m. Thursday, at Calvary Catholic Cemetery, Superior, Wis.
Funeral Home: Glende-Nilson Funeral Home, Battle Lake
• Condolences may be sent online at www.glendenilson.co
Walter Joseph Grigas (1919 - 1997)*
Ina Mary Grigas (____ - 1956)*
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Originally Created by: Marjorie
Record added: Aug 03, 2010
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