- Ballard-Sunder Funeral & Cremation - https://www.ballardsunderfuneral.com -

Hazel Lillian Grewe

Posted By Ballard Sunder Funeral Home On July 21, 2021 @ 3:47 pm In 2021,Obituaries | 6 Comments

WEB Grewe

Hazel Grewe, age 91, of Jordan, MN, passed peacefully on Wednesday, July 21, 2021, at St. Gertrude’s Health and Rehabilitation Center, in Shakopee, MN.

A funeral service will be held honoring Hazel on Tuesday, July 27, 2021 at 11:00 AM, with a visitation from 10-10:50 AM, all at St John’s Lutheran Church, 300 East Fourth Street, Chaska, MN. Pastor Greg Snow will preside. Pallbearers will be Erik Hanson, Chad Hanson, Shaun Hanson, Jerry Hanson, and Shane Lohman. Interment will be at 2:30 pm, at Lakeside Cemetery, 1623 900 North Fairlakes Ave, Fairmont, MN.

Hazel Lillian (Schulz) Grewe was born January 1, 1930, to John and Bertha (Weidler) Schulz. She was baptized and confirmed at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, in Fairmont. Hazel attended Central School in Fairmont through 3rd grade, St. Paul’s Lutheran School through 6th grade, and graduated from Fairmont High School in May of 1948.

Hazel married the love of her life William Grewe, on June 27, 1948. They had two daughters, Alyson and Kristine. Hazel and Bill owned and operated Grewe’s Jewelry in Fairmont, MN from 1948 to 1958 when they sold it and purchased the Dairy Queen in Fairmont, operating it until 1968. They then purchased Frederick’s Jewelry Store in Wells, MN which they operated as Grewe’s Jewelry and Gifts until Bill’s retirement in 1987. After retirement, Hazel continued to work in several retail establishments in Wells until moving to Albert Lea, MN in 1997.

In 2001, Hazel and Bill moved to Belle Plaine, MN. After the death of her husband, Hazel moved to Jordan, MN to be closer to her daughter.

Hazel enjoyed chatting with friends, cooking, crocheting, writing poetry, and was especially known for the many dozens of cookies she would bake for Christmas family gatherings.

Forever loved, Hazel is survived by her daughter Kristine (Jerry) Hanson of Jordan; grandchildren, Shane Lohmann, Dana Lohmann, Heather Hennen, Tiffany Thomas, Erik Hanson, Chad (Sara) Hanson, Shaun (Mollie) Hanson; 7 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren; many nieces, nephews, and friends.

Hazel is preceded in death by her husband, Bill; daughter, Alyson; grandson, Brandon; parents; sister, Elaine; and brother, LaVerne.

Offer Condolence for the family of Hazel Lillian Grewe

Print Obituary & Condolences Print Obituary & Condolences

Condolences for the family of “Hazel Lillian Grewe”

Condolence from Kent Stern on July 26th, 2021 12:05 pm

Bill & Hazel were always such warm wonderful people in the jewelry store in Wells. I did some odd jobs for them.I will never forget them.

Condolence from Carmen Meyer on July 26th, 2021 12:37 pm

So very sorry for your loss . Hazel was such a gracious lady. She and Bill will always be remembered as wonderful Wells residents

Condolence from DeDe on July 27th, 2021 1:54 am

I still have 2 rings from Grewes. A star sapphire and opal. Loved that store!

Condolence from Holli Loegering on July 27th, 2021 8:10 am

My deepest sympathy to the family.. So sorry for your loss … Hazel help me a lot when I was in the flower shop… really missed them when they moved… Very special lady .. Gods Blessings and Prayers at this time

Condolence from Darla Horntasch on July 27th, 2021 11:22 am

I worked for Bill and Hazal at Wells

Condolence from Darla (Giese) Horntasch on July 27th, 2021 11:30 am

They where wonderful people. Everyone thought I was there daughter, I was just out of high school. They where like my parents., they would just smile when people would call me there daughter. They will be missed by many. Loved them like my parents! Rest In Peace Hazel.

Article printed from Ballard-Sunder Funeral & Cremation: https://www.ballardsunderfuneral.com

URL to article: https://www.ballardsunderfuneral.com/hazel-grewe/

Copyright © 2015 Ballard-Sunder Funeral & Cremation. All rights reserved.