Lawrence Gronentha - January 16, 2013
Lawrence P. Gronenthal, 100, Platte Center, died Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at the Columbus Community Hospital. Mass of Christian burial was Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Platte Center. Rev. Rod Kneifl officiated. Interment was at Ss. Patrick/Joseph Cemetery Platte Center.
He is survived by his daughters, Doris Kaup of Beemer, Donna Brunnert of West Point, daughter, Janie (Bill) Arnold of Ft. Collins; son, Larry (Joan) Gronenthal, Jr. of Platte Center; Colo.; sisters-in-law, Geraldine Gronenthal of Platte Center and Verna Fischer of Stanton; 15 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; nine step-great-grandchildren; two step-great-great-grandchildren.