Donald A. Grussing, 56, of Benson
Donald A. Grussing, 56, of Benson died Wednesday, April 3, 2013, at the St. Cloud Hospital.
A Funeral Mass was held Wednesday, April 10 at 2:00 p.m., at the St. Francis Catholic Church in Benson.
Donald Alan Grussing was born to Alma (Hess) and John Grussing July 11, 1956 in Benson, Minnesota. He was baptized and confirmed in the Catholic faith at St. Francis Catholic Church. Donald grew up and attended school in Benson.
August 10, 1978, he was united in marriage to Jill Susette Sadergaski. Together, they were able to share in more than 34 years of marriage and the union was blessed with two children and three grandchildren. Donald worked at Loral and then at Case.
Among the things he enjoyed were old cars, spending time with the grandchildren, and visiting with family and friends. He also liked spending time in his garage, hunting when able, and he enjoyed horses and dogs.
He was called from this life Wednesday, April 3, 2013, at St. Cloud Hospital in St. Cloud. He attained the age of 56 years, nine months and nine days.
Donald is survived by his wife, Jill; children, Cory (Jamey) Grussing of Benson and Melissa (Chris Moen) Grussing of Dawson; grandchildren, Megan Grussing, Jordan Grussing, and Scott Moen; siblings, Nancy of New York, Gary Grussing of Burnsville, Sandy Ebnet of Benson, Pete (Diane) Grussing of Benson, Jim (Marianne) Grussing of Benson, Tom (Cindy) Grussing of Geddes, SD, Cindy Grussing of Benson, and Pat Grussing of Sebeka; a step sister Betty of Montevideo; and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Alma and John, and siblings Dave, Jerry, and Sally.