GREGOR FROELICHGregor L. Froelich, 92, of Ely, and formerly of Tower, passed away at Carefree Living Center in Ely on Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013.
Gregor L. Froelich, 92, of Ely, and formerly of Tower, passed away at Carefree Living Center in Ely on Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013.
Gregor was born May 9, 1921, in Albany, Minn., to Christopher and Mary (Kubicek) Froelich. He was self-employed in the construction business and a mechanic/dealer in snowmobiles. Gregor was married to Bertha Parochka who preceded him in death along with two sisters, Marian and Helen.
Gregor is survived by his sister, Irene of Rockford, Ill.; brother Raymond of Ely; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was an avid bowler and enjoyed his time hunting, fishing, camping, playing cards and was a dedicated Twins fan.
VISITATION: 10 until the 11 a.m. Mass of Christian burial Monday, Aug. 26, in St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Ely.
Burial will be at Lakeview Cemetery of Tower.
Family services have been entrusted to Kerntz Funeral Home of Ely.