Mrs. Delbert Grona
Mrs. Delbert Grona, 82, nee Imogene Crenwelge of Fredericksburg, Tuesday, June 5, 2018, in a San Antonio hospital.
A funeral Mass was celebrated at 11 a.m. Friday, June 8, in St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Msgr. Enda McKenna officiating. Mary Ann Murchison was the pianist and Tricia Eilers the cantor.
Entombment followed in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery Mausoleum.
Visitation was held at Schaetter Funeral Home on Thursday and Friday, June 7-8.
Mrs. Grona was born Oct. 12, 1935, in Fredericksburg, the daughter of Oscar H. Crenwelge and Frieda Bertha Jenschke Crenwelge. She married Delbert Grona on Feb. 27, 1960, in St. Mary’s Catholic Church. He preceded her in death on June 29, 2016.
She worked as an operator for GTE, and was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church.
Mrs. Grona is survived by three sons, one daughter and spouses, Glen and Dana Grona, Kevin and Mary Grona and Bryan Grona, all of Fredericksburg, and Kimberly Johnson of Austin, along with five grandchildren and one great-grandson.
She is also survived by a brother, Kermit Crenwelge of Fredericksburg, and sisters- and brothers-in-law, Margaret, Mrs. Arlin Crenwelge, of Fredericksburg; Kermit and Audrey Grona; Vernell, Mrs. Kermit Scott, and Ned and Joyce Moritz.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband; a sister, Evelyn Weinheimer, and a brother, Arlin Crenwelge.
Memorials may be made to the St. Mary’s Catholic Church.
Pallbearers were Adam Grona, Chase Grona, Kyle Grona, Cole Grona, Russel Moritz and Shannon Moritz.
Honorary pallbearers were Alison Grona, Aiden Grona and Christian Johnson.