Obit: Grendzinski, Peter (1900 – 1973)


Surnames: Grendzinski

----Source: THORP COURIER (Thorp, Clark County, Wis.) 08 Mar 1973

Grendzinski, Peter (12Jun 1900 – 6 Mar 1973)

(Note: Birth date taken from New St. Hedwig’s Cemetery listing)

Peter Grendzinski, 72, died at Victory Memorial Hospital, Stanley Tuesday, March 6, 1873. Funeral services will be held today, Thursday, March 8, 10:30 a.m. at St. Hedwig’s Chapel. Interment will be made in the parish cemetery.


Obit: Grendzinski, Peter W. #2 (1900 – 1973)


Surnames: Grendzinski, Grelle, Papierniak, Lewan, Deniskiewicz, Kosik, Przybylski, Bando, Kramicz, Sournier

----Source: THORP COURIER (Thorp, Clark County, Wis.) 15 Mar 1973

Grendzinski, Peter W. (12 Jun 1900 – 6 Mar 1973)

Peter W. Grendzinski, 72, died of heart failure at Victory Memorial Hospital, Stanley, on Tuesday, March 6, 1973. Funeral services were held at St. Hedwig’s Catholic Church on Thursday, March 8th. Father Will Grelle officiated, with interment being made in the parish cemetery.

Pallbearers were: Louis Papierniak, Alex Lewan, Stanley Lewan, Charlie Deniskiewicz, Stanley Kosik and Ignatz Przybylski.

Mr. Grendzinski, a retired farmer, was born June 12, 1900 in Thorp. On August 27, 1927 he was united in marriage at St. Stanislaus Church, Lublin, to Mary Bando. They lived in Chicago for three years, and in 1931 they moved back to Thorp and farmed until 1962, when they retired and moved to the City of Thorp, where he lived until the time of death.

Surviving are his wife, Mary; five sons, William, Phillipsburg, Montana, Raymond, Thorp, Edmund, Anaheim, California, Jon, Mankato, Minnesota, Alvin, Eau Claire; one brother, Alex Grendzinski, Thorp; one sister, Pauline Kramicz, Thorp; six grandchildren, Kenneth and Arlene of Chicago, and Tina and Brian of Mankato, Minnesota, Mark and Lisa of Thorp; 1 step-grandson, Robert Sournier of Chicago, and nephews and nieces.

He was preceded in death by two sons, his parents, Albert and Margaret, and two sisters, Mary and Johanna.



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