Daisy Cecelia Grams, 100 years, 5 months and 28 days old of Brainerd passed away on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at Edgewood Vista. Daisy was born on March 23, 1917 on Fairmont, Minnesota to Orrin & Alice (Faivre) Kinney. She married Lloyd Grams on June 26, 1936 at Platte Lake Lutheran Church south of Brainerd.
Daisy was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church. She was proud to be the oldest living family member and extremely proud of her large family! She worked at the state Hospital for 10 years as a psych tech. Daisy loved gardening and had beautiful vegetable and flower gardens. She enjoyed spending time with her family, sewing and canning, sending jams and jellies to all the kids in college. She made amazing embroidered dish towels for all the grandchildren for their weddings. Daisy will always be remembered for her pancakes.
Left to cherish her memory are her children: LaVonne (Peter) Thesing of Brainerd, Richard (Sandra) of Marshall, WI, Ronald (Sonja) of Pequot Lakes, Dianne (Raymond) Schlegel of Chisago City, MN, Gerald (Joliene) of Edgerton, WI, Glenda (Paul) Hoheisel of Brainerd and Darrell (Cindy) of Rockland, MI; 31 grandchildren; 83 great grandchildren; 36 great-great grandchildren.
Daisy is preceded by in death by her parents; husband, Lloyd; 8 siblings; great-great granddaughter, Amelia.
Funeral service for Daisy will be held on Tuesday, September 26, 2017, at 1PM at Trinity Lutheran Church. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Interment will be at Oakland Cemetery, near Brainerd.
Memorials are preferred to Trinity Lutheran Church or Lake Region Christian School.
Caring for Daisy & the Grams Family:
Halvorson Johnson Funeral Home
Brainerd Chapel 218-829-3581