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Steve Grindberg

October 07, 1934 - April 10, 2011

Gathering:

6-7:00 P.M. Tuesday, April 12 at Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.

1:30-2:30 P.M. Wednesday, April 13 at Nativity Catholic Church, Fargo.

Prayer Service:

7:00 P.M. Tuesday, April 12 at Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.

Funeral Service:

2:30 P.M. Wednesday, April 13 at Nativity Catholic Church, Fargo.

Burial:

Holy Cross South Cemetery, Fargo.

Arrangements:

Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.

Steve Grindberg

October 07, 1934 - April 10, 2011

Obituary

Steve N. Grindberg, 76, Fargo passed away Sunday, April 10 at the Palliative Care Unit of Sanford Health, Fargo.

Steve was born October 7, 1934 in Mapleton, ND to Carl and Leona “Onie” Grindberg. Steve graduated from Mapleton High School in 1952. After graduation, Steve was drafted into the U.S. Navy where he was stationed in Hawaii. After his military service, Steve moved back home to Mapleton where he started work for Cass County in the drafting department. He then worked for Industrial Builders for two years before moving to the Cass County Highway Department where he worked for 38 years until his retirement in 1999.

On February 7, 1959 Steve married Diane Richard at St. Mary’s Cathedral, Fargo.

One of Steve’s passions was fishing, especially at his lake home on Lake Lida. He enjoyed hunting, dancing, playing softball, basketball, woodcarving and working on his stained glass.

Steve is survived by his wife of 52 years, Diane; children, Kimberly Jo Grindberg, Fargo, Brenda Grindberg, Fargo, brothers, Carl (Marlys) Grindberg, Davenport ND, David “Swede” (Carol) Grindberg, Turtle Lake MN, sisters, Charlotte (Art) Walker, West Fargo, Doris Johnson, West Fargo, Margaret (Bob) Turner, Fargo, Joyce Gilbertson, Hillsboro, Katie Schar, Bemidji MN.

Steve was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Lois Knecht, and brother, Marvin Grindberg.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Sanford Foundation, P.O. Box MC, Fargo ND 58122-0302, Outpatient Dialysis Fund, and Roger Maris Cancer Center, Fargo.

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22 responses to “Steve Grindberg”

  1. E John & Brenda Carlson says:

    Oxbow North Dakota
    Dear Diane & Family

    Sorry to read of your loss of Steve. You and your entire family are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.

    God Bless you all.

  2. mark olsby says:

    Sorry for your loss, your bud m.o.

  3. Steve & Liz Hohman says:

    Kim, Brenda, & Diane
    We were so sad to hear of Steve’s passing. I will always remember his patience and understanding while Kim & I were teenagers and the love he had for his family and friends. May time ease the loss and be replaced with the wonderful memories he gave to all of us. Our love to you all.
    Steve & Liz

  4. fuller sheldon says:

    Mapleton, ND
    ND
    Greetings Neighbors, May the Lord give you comfort in this time of farewell. Trust in Him and in each other. Our thoughts are with you for sure.

  5. ROBIN THOMPSON says:

    BISMARCK ND
    BRENDA, WAS SO SORRY TO SEE THE PASSING OF YOUR DAD. WE WORKED TOGETHER MANY YEARS AGO AND I THOUGHT THE WORLD OF YOU, I THINK OF YOU OFTEN AND YOU AND YOUR FAMILY WILL BE IN MY PRAYERS AT THIS VERY DIFFICULT TIME.

  6. Dave & Denise Boe says:

    Pelican Rapids MN
    Diane, Kim & Brenda…So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  7. DAVID PASICZNYK says:

    FARGO ND
    Brenda, sorry to hear about your father. Stay strong. Dave

  8. Todd Muller says:

    Las Vegas NVSteve was always very kind to me and will be soarly missed by anyone who ever met him.One of a kind.We will meet again.

  9. Mae Fitzloff says:

    Fargo ND
    Kim,
    I am so sorry to hear about your father. I know how much you cared for him. Take care, Dallas and I are thinking of you in your time of loss.
    Mae

  10. Dan and Heidi Schaeffer says:

    West Fargo ND
    We are so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers as you go through this difficult time. Please let us know if there is anything we can do for you. Dan and Heidi

  11. Julie Skauge says:

    Brenda, my heartfelt sympathies for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this stressful time. Just keep remembering the good times that you had. I’m here if you need anything.

  12. Lisa Peterson & Ely Mercil says:

    Diane-

    Ely and I are so sorry about Steve’s passing. You were both such great neighbors to us at the lake. We will be praying for peace and comfort for your family in the coming weeks.

    Lisa & Ely

  13. Kari Schwab says:

    MN Kim
    So sorry to hear about Steve, (Your Dad). He was a wonderful and caring man. I’ll never forget the time we had a girls weekend out at the lakes and he treated us all like queens.

  14. Brad Warkenthien says:

    Fargo ND
    So sorry to hear of the loss of your father, Brenda. Know that there are many of us thinking of you in this difficult time, and are saying prayers for you and your family.

  15. Mary DuBord Mahoney says:

    Mansfield TXDiane and the girls
    We were so sorry to hear about Steve,
    He was a very sweet man ,I really enjoyed his woodworking the last time I was at your lake home, which I know he loved.
    Take time to remember all the fun times and carry those in your heart.Sending thoughts and prayers
    Tod and Mary(Dubord) Mahoney

  16. Kari Christianson says:

    So sorry to hear about your Father Brenda. Thoughts and Prayers are with all of you. God Bless

  17. Lori Peterson says:

    Diane and Family,
    So sorry to hear about Steve. We will miss him at the lakes. He had such a peaceful spot on your deck to take his naps in the afternoons. We’ve got great memories of him. All our prayers.

    Randy and Lori Peterson

  18. Lori Osborne says:

    fargo ndMy thoughts and prayers are with you all. I know this is a really difficult time, I hope the company of family and friends will help comfort you!

  19. Steve Knecht says:

    Helena MTSpeaking for the Knecht family in Montana, we are going to miss our Uncle Steve a lot. All of us have fond memories of Steve. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Diane and the girls as well as to al of our surviving uncles and aunts. We love you all!

  20. Brenda Halloway says:

    Fargo North Dakota
    I am so sorry to hear that your dad /husband passed away. If you need anything Brenda, let me know . My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
    Always remember all of the special moments and good times. Take care of each.

  21. Cheryl Ochsner,Cody Hill says:

    Vergas MN
    So sorry to hear about Steve.What a wounderful man he was .He will be missed.

  22. Russell Braddock says:

    I wish I could have met you Steve. Kim is the light of my life and I will take care of her for you as long as I can. I love her with all my heart.

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