Roger Earl Grund
Roger Earl Grund, 83 of Winona died Thursday, April 11, 2019 surrounded by family at his home. Roger was born June 29, 1935 in Renville County, MN to Albert and Maude (Peterson) Grund. He graduated from Danube High School. Roger served his country honorably in the United States Army. On November 21, 1959, he married Margaret Kopel. They moved to Winona in 1971, where they owned and operated Norge Village Laundromat & Car Wash. Roger was happiest when surrounded by family and friends; whether it be spending time on the river, motorcycle trips or just being in each other’s company. Roger made a point to let everyone know that he was always available when needed. He adored his wife, children, grandchildren and greatgrandchildren and will be greatly missed. He is survived by his wife, Margaret; children, Nancy (Al) Schneider, Amy (Bob) Dreas, Jeff (Kris) Grund and Jay (Laura) Grund; grandchildren, Andy (Shari) Schneider, Jordan (Alissa) Schneider, Hannah (Neal) Reykdal, Mollie (Sam) Schellinger, Britta (Sam Johnson) Dreas, Jack Dreas, Marshall Stevens, Joe Grund, Annie Grund and Emily Grund; great-grandchildren, Carter & Tyson Schneider, Owen & Baby Reykdal and Teddy Schellinger; sister, Margaret Lemiuex and nieces and nephews. Roger was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Kenny and Donald Grund. Funeral Service will be 2 p.m., Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at Hoff Celebration of Life Center – Goodview with the Reverend Mark McNea officiating. Visitation will be 12 p.m., until the time of the service. Military Honors will be performed by the VFW Post 1287. Roger will be laid to rest at St. Mary’s Cemetery. The family prefers memorials to Winona Hospice, Cathedral of the Sacred Heart or donor’s choice. Please share a memory of Roger, sign his online guestbook and view his video tribute when it becomes available at www.hofffuneral.com.