Mueller Funeral Home - Winneconne WI

Audrey M. Grundman

February 18, 1928 - February 19, 2018

Audrey M. Grundman, age 90, formerly of the town of Clayton, died Monday, February 19, 2018, at Prairie Home Assisted Living in Menasha. She was born February 18, 1928, in Green Bay to the late Ralph and Geraldine (Peck) Gardner. Audrey attended Menasha High School through the 11th grade and finished her senior year in Watertown, Wisconsin. On September 4, 1948, she married Robert LaVern Grundman at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Neenah. Audrey was a homemaker and mother to eight children. Audrey was instrumental in helping Bob run the family businesses. For a few years she also worked at the Ridgeway Country Club and Clayton Elementary School. Audrey was a member of the Immanuel Ev. Lutheran Church, the Ladies Circle, and also taught Sunday School from 1973 until 2009. She also was a member of the Beaver Valley Homemakers, then Spring Valley Homemakers, Beaver Valley 4-H, the Larsen/Winchester Lioness Club, as well as volunteering at Bethesda. Audrey enjoyed knitting, playing golf, tending her peony and flower gardens.
Audrey is survived by eight children and their families: daughter, Sandra (Lawrence Sr.) Basel, and their children, Lawrence Jr. (Kim) Basel and children, Alexis (fiancé, Austin Boehmer), Zachary, and Cadin Lloyd; Kenneth (Tammy) Basel, and children, Rachel, Alysha, Abby Wynstra, and Ashley Wynstra; Andrea (Russ) Gerke, and children, Reagan and Erin; Timothy (Julie) Basel, and children, Elizabeth and Carter; son, Bruce (Ruthie) Grundman, and their children, Pamela Euclide (Mike Downs), and children, Skyler Euclide, Greg, Gavin, and Carter Downs; Misty (Chris) Carriveau, Nicholas (Missy) Grundman, and children, Isaac and Hunter; daughter, Linda Grundman; son Eric (Phyllis) Grundman, and children, Bryan Meyerhofer (fiancée, Kie Watanabe), Connor and Alec Grundman; son, Gerald Sr. (Becky Richards) Grundman, and children, Gerald Jr. (Angela) Grundman, and child, Alana; Jason Grundman (fiancée, Taylor Beck), Thomas II (Liz) Richards , and child, Thomas III; daughter, Nancy (Ronald Jr.) Cohen, and children, Joshua Lamberg, Aaron (Nikki) Lamberg, and child, Aidan; Tanner (Jessica) Lamberg, Kyle Lamberg, Aaron (Catherine) Cohen, and child, Aaron Jr., Ronald Cohen III; son, Robert "Jim" (Missy) Grundman, and their children, Jacob and Leah Grundman; daughter, Cheryl (James) Wichman, and their children, Emily (Keith) Schreiner, and children, Hailey and Henry; Noah Wichman (fiancée, Emily Ott). She is also survived by a brother, Calvin (Mary) Gardner; and sister-in-law, Rae Joan Harvey; and other relatives and friends.
Along with her parents, Audrey was also preceded in death by her husband, Robert Grundman; a son, Keith Leroy Grundman; a sister and brother-in-law, Murial and Richard Sotherland; and a son-in-law, Wilbur Deastell.
A visitation for family and friends will be on Thursday, February 22, 2018, from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Mueller Funeral Home 904 E. Main St. Winneconne. Visitation will continue on Friday, February 23 from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. at Immanuel Ev. Lutheran Church 3703 Fairview Rd. Neenah. A funeral service will be held on Friday at 10:00 a.m. at the church with Pastor Paul Meier officiating. Entombment will be in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Larsen/Winchester Lioness Club.
A special thank you to the staffs of Prairie Home and Affinity Visiting Nurses for their care and compassion during Mom's stay.
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Bill Schmitzer wrote on February 22, 2018
Dear Eric and family, We were very saddened to hear of the loss of your mom. It is said- those that we love become part of us- so we know that a lot of her lives in you. May God bless, I am happy to have called her "ma"

John/Janet Kunde wrote on February 22, 2018
"When Someone you Love becomes a Memory, that Memory becomes a Treasure" Our sympathy to the whole family!

Len and Marie Kaczmarzyk wrote on February 21, 2018
Our deepest sympathy in your great loss. We have many good memories of the Homemaker days.

Barbara Ebeling wrote on February 21, 2018
I am so sorry for the loss of Audrey . . . I will miss her smiling face and love of life. She reminded me of Granny so much every time I saw her. I will never forget being one of her and Bob's two flower girls at their wedding and being the one who thought it was easier to sit on the altar step during the ceremony as my mother told me! I always loved going to the farm she and Bob ran. I can still remember driving into the drive way and there were so many of you there . . . a very long time ago as I am 73 now!!!! May she rest in peace and in Bob's arms in Heaven. May all of you have fond memories of her for the rest of your lives as I do. Love . . . her first cousin Barbara Gardner Ebeling

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