Gail Grotenhuis, 88, of Cedar Grove, passed away on Friday, March 30, 2018, at Cedar Grove Gardens where she was a resident for only 4 days.Gail was born on August 11, 1929, in Kiel to Jerome and Emma (Meyer) Bunge. She was a 1947 graduate of Random Lake High School. On August 28, 1948, Gail married Roger Grotenhuis in Silver Creek. He preceded her in death on April 30, 1996. Gail was a dedicated mom and stayed home to raise their son.Gail is survived by her son, Jerry (Laura) Grotenhuis; three grandchildren, Jeff (Amy) Grotenhuis, Jenny (Adam) Longlais, and Jon (Jamie) Grotenhuis; eight great-grandchildren, Cael, Logan, Reed, Lauren, Jake, Piper Gail, Roger, and Greta; sister, Gloria (Bob) Hanson; and sister-in-law, LaVon Gartzke. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Gail was preceded in death by her husband, Roger, her parents; sister, Geraldine (Adrian) VanDixhorn; parents-in-law, Wilmer and Ruth Holle; two brothers-in-law, Vic Gartzke, and Eugene (Lois) Grotenhuis; and one nephew, Paul Hanson. A memorial service to celebrate Gail's life will be held on Tuesday, April 3, 2018, at 2pm at the Wenig Funeral Home in Oostburg.Relatives and friends may greet the family at the Wenig Funeral Home in Oostburg on Tuesday, April 3, 2018 from 1 pm until the time of service at 2 pm. A memorial fund is being established in her name.Although she would feel we "dasn't" say this, she was an incredible mother, extremely doting grandmother and wonderful great-grandmother and she gave us enough love to carry us through and then some. For online condolences and additional information please visit www.wenigfh.com. The Wenig Funeral Home of Oostburg (920-564-2771) is serving the Grotenhuis family with arrangements.
Tuesday, April 3, 2018 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Wenig Funeral Home - Oostburg
108 Center Ave. Oostburg 53070, United States