The Free Press, Mankato, MN

June 13, 2013

Agnes C. Lenertz


— Agnes C. Lenertz, age 85, of Mankato, died, Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at Autumn Grace.

 Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 on Tuesday, June 18, 2013, at SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Mankato. Visitation will be held on Monday, June 17, 2013, from 4-8 p.m. at Northview-North Mankato Mortuary with a rosary at 7:45 p.m. The visitation will also continue one hour before the service at church.  Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery in Mankato.

 Agnes was born on March 8, 1928, in Mankato to George and Gertrude (Weingartz) Wussow. On July 15, 1947, Agnes was united in marriage to Donald Lenertz at SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church.  She worked at Midtex, Model Dairy, and Shari Candies before retiring.  Agnes enjoyed fishing, crafts, cooking, canning, and most of all spending time with her family and friends.  She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary and a lifetime member of SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church.

 Agnes is survived by her children, Mary (Armond) Snelson, Christine (Bob) Schlumpberger, Tom (Sandy) Lenertz, Doreen (Don) Slater, Pam Jackson and fianc, Greg Menk; grandchildren, Dawn (Bill) Napier, Beth (Vinnie) Berger, Melissa (Scott) Braulick, Ruth (Jesse) Dubuque, Bobby, Amanda, Russell, Kayla and Tyler Schlumpberger, Rory and Tara Lenertz, Mike (Alesia) Slater, Mark (Jenny) Slater, Holly Hed, and Dustin Jackson; great-grandchildren, Mark, Molly, Jenny, Belinda, Spencer, Kaitlyn, Sophia, Justin, Isaac, Nick, Logan, Brady, Brenna, Isabella, and Lilly; great-great grandchild, Harvey; and sister, Anna Bluhm.

 Agnes was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Donald, in 2010, two infant sons, three sisters, and two brothers.