Angeline Marie Grady, 91, of Alton, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, 2008, at St. Mary Catholic Church in Alton. Rev. Paul Eisele will officiate the service.
Visitation will begin after 4 p.m. today. There will be a rosary at 5 p.m. by St. Mary Rosary Society and St. Mary Guild and a vigil prayer service at 7:30 p.m. -- all at St. Mary Catholic Church in Alton.
Interment will take place at St. Mary Cemetery in Alton.
Angeline passed away Monday, Sept. 22, 2008, at Heritage House Nursing Home in Orange City.
Angeline was born on Dec. 17, 1916, to Frank and Mary (Bixemann) Reichle at Wein, Mo. Angeline was raised and educated in the Wein area and moved with her family to the Granville area in 1935. On May 5, 1942, she married Anthony "Tony" Grady at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Granville. They made their home in Hospers, for one year, then moved to the home farm near Granville where they were engaged in farming. In 1961 they moved near to Alton to farm and moved into Alton in 1964. Over the years Angie worked in the hot lunch program at St. Mary Catholic School in Alton and also cleaned homes in the area. Tony died Nov. 17, 2000. In 2001 she moved to Pioneer Memorial Home in Orange City and had been a resident of the Heritage House Nursing Home since Sept. 12, 2003.
She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, church Guild and St. Mary Rosary Society.
She was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers: John, Lawrence and Harold Reichle; sister, Dee Alsup and her husband, Al; one stepbrother, Clarence Fischer, stepsister, Lillian Von Arb and her husband, Melvin Von Arb; brother-in-law, Ray Full; and two stepbrother-in-laws: Ferd Pottebaum and Lloyd Becker.
Angeline is survived by six sons: Ron of Alton, Philip A. of Spencer, Dave and his wife, Mary Ann of New Vienna, Steve and his wife, Junell of Archer, Francis and his wife, Sandi of Lafayette, Colo., and Marv of Wheat Ridge, Colo.; three daughters: Marg Roder and husband, Ron of LeMars, Patty Grady and Larry Zawadzki of Swartz Creek, Mich., and Barb Matson and husband, Bob of Millard, Neb.; 21 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; two sisters: Catherine Pohlen and her husband, Clarence of Hospers, and Bertha Full of Canby, Minn.; one stepbrother, Robert Fischer and his wife, Lorraine of Granville; three stepsisters: Irene Meylor and her husband, Gerald of Marcus, Florence Pottebaum of Alton, and Lorraine Becker of Granville; and three sisters-in-law: Marcella Reichle of Orange City, Inez Reichle of Alton, and Mathilda Reichle of Princeton, Minn.
Fisch Funeral Home in Remsen is in charge of arrangements.