PRIMROSE TOWNSHIP—Arthur E. Grindle, age 94, of Primrose Township, Wis., died on Monday, Nov. 13, 2017, at Ingleside Nursing Home with family at his side.
He was born Feb. 9, 1923, in Dodgeville, Wis., to Clarence and Agnes (Stombaugh) Grindle. He was a U.S. Army veteran at the end of World War II.
He was united in marriage to Marian M. Sittig on Feb. 26, 1946. They farmed in Primrose Township and he worked at Oscar Mayer for 25 years. Marian preceded him in death on June 16, 1984. Arthur’s greatest joys were family, farming and a good game of euchre. He was a member of Primrose Lutheran Church.
Survivors include his children, Marsha (Michael) Edlinger of Verona, Allen Grindle of Mount Horeb, Gregory (Sandra) Grindle of Dodgeville, Laurel (Connie) Grindle and Steven (Jeanine) Grindle, both of Mount Horeb; 11 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren: eight great-great-grandchildren; two sisters, Maxine Post-Hamm of Mazomanie, and Mary (Edward) Byrnes of McFarland; other relatives and friends.
He was also preceded in death by his parents; brother, Phillip Grindle; sisters, Beverly Forsethand June Johnson; and his daughter-in-law, Susan Grindle.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, at PRIMROSE LUTHERAN CHURCH with the Rev. Nicole Espe officiating. Burial with full military honors will be at East Primrose Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation will be from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, at the ELLESTAD CAMACHO FUNERAL HOME, 500 N. 8th St., Mount Horeb, Wis.
We would like to thank the staff of Ingleside Nursing Home for their care and support to Arthur and his family the last 11 years and Agrace HospiceCare. In lieu of flowers or plants, memorials may be made to Mount Horeb Veterans of Foreign Wars for their future veterans memorials or to Primrose Lutheran Church.