William and Evangeline Grimm
Death date: April 21, 2012
A memorial service to celebrate Evangeline (Angie) Grimm and William (Bud) Grimm will be held 1:00 pm Saturday, April 21, 2012 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Marshfield WI with Rev. Chris Schwanz officiating. Angie and Bud will be laid to rest with Angie's parents in Hillside Cemetery, Marshfield,WI. Military rites will be conducted at the cemetery by the American Legion Post #54 of Marshfield.
Rembs Funeral Home of Marshfield is assisting the family with arrangements.
William (Bud) Grimm of Cape Coral, Fl, formerly of Aprin, passed away at the age of 83 on August12, 2009.
Bud owned and operated a bar in Aprin, WI in the late 50's and 60's. After moving to FL, he was a house painter, except for a four year hiatus to work as a cook during the construction of the Alaska oil pipeline in the 80's.
He returned to painting until his retirement in 1999. He was an avid outdoorsman. Fishing was his passion from the warm waters of South FL to the cold Alaskan rivers. He was a kind and gentle man who took life as it came and always appreciated its many blessings.
He was survived by his wife Angie (now deceased) his daughter Jolene Fullerton and his young grandson Zachary who misses his Grandpa Bud very much.
Evangeline (Angie) Grimm, 94 of Cape Coral, FL passed away peacefully on Oct. 4, 2011with both her daughters at her side.
She was born on August 7, 1917 in Thorp, WI to Fred and Ida Greves. She grew up in Wisconsin with her two brothers Delbert and Gerald.
She married Duwayne Eckes in 1941 and had a daughter Diane a few years later. In 1959 she married her second husband William Grimm and had a daughter Jolene. The family moved to Cape Coral, FL in the mid 60's and spent every winter entertaining family and friends in their home.
Her kind heart and caring way made the lives of everyone around her brighter. The great adventures in her life were traveling to Alaska in the 1980's and to Hawaii in 2002. She was a dedicated church member who spent much of her time helping others. She enjoyed studying the bible, loving God and volunteering for the church.
She will be dearly missed by everyone whose life she touched.
Angie is survived by her sister-in-law Romell Greves of Marshfield WI, her daughter, Diane Johnson and son-in-law Eugene Johnson of Anchorage, AK, her daughter Jolene Fullerton
and son-in-law Robert Fullerton of Lexington, KY, her grandson Jeff Johnson of Anchorage, granddaughter Melissa Johnson and husband Steve Brown of Anchorage, granddaughter Gina Johnson and husband Phil Schneider of Anchorage, grandson Zachary Fullerton of Lexington, KY and great grandkids, Jake Brown, Peyton Brown, Walker Brown, Scarlett Brown, Max Schneider and Otto Schneider all of Anchorage, AK.
Angie was preceded in death by her parents, Fred and Ida Greves, husband William Grimm two brothers, Delbert and Gerry Greves and a sister-in-law, Helen Greves
Condolences may be sent online to www.rembsfh.com
12:30 pm to 1:00 pm on Saturday, April 21, 2012 at Immanuel Lutheran Church 604 South Chestnut Avenue Marshfield Wisconsin 54449 (map/driving directions)
1:00 pm on Saturday, April 21, 2012 at Immanuel Lutheran Church 604 South Chestnut Avenue Marshfield Wisconsin 54449 (map/driving directions)
Hillside Cemetery 1110 N St. Joseph Avenue Marshfield Wisconsin 54449 (map/driving directions)