Greta L. GravelleGreta L. Gravelle, 78, of Duluth, passed away at her home on Sept. 21, 2013.
Greta L. Gravelle, 78, of Duluth, passed away at her home on Sept. 21, 2013.
Greta was born in Meadowlands, Minn., on April 1, 1935 to Ole and Tekla (Andre) Linder.
She grew up on the family farm and graduated from Toivola-Meadowlands High School in 1953. Greta attended UMD and graduated with a B.S. in speech therapy. Greta had many interests. She especially enjoyed cooking and was a chef at the Duluth Women’s Club. Greta also owned her own catering company for a number of years. She was an avid reader and animal lover as well as a longstanding member of the Republican Women’s Club
She is preceded in death by her parents; daughter Paula (2002); siblings, Mae, Joyce, Rolf and Cyril.
Greta is survived by her husband John; daughters, Jeanne (Steven) Horn and Andrea (Brian) Kough; grandchildren, Katherine, Erik and Adrienne; siblings, June Lord, Curtis (Elaine) Linder and Alice (Glenn) Liljegren as well as many extended family members and friends.
GATHERING OF FAMILY AND FRIENDS: 2 p.m. until the 3 p.m. memorial service on Friday, Sept. 27, 2013 in Cremation Society of Minnesota 4100 Grand Ave. Duluth. Services entrusted to Cremation Society of Minnesota 218-624-5200