Glenda A. Krumwiede, 76 of Cissna Park passed away October 13, 2022, peacefully at home after enduring a long battle with Alzheimer's during which she never gave up on loving life and the people around her. She was born on January 29, 1946 in Watseka, a daughter of Glenn and Mary Jane (Rudin) Egolf. Glenda married Richard "Rich" Krumwiede in Ash Grove on August 4, 1963. Her husband was her rock and he cared for her until the end.
Survivors include her husband, Rich Krumwiede of Cissna Park; two sons, Troy (Tiffanie) Krumwiede of Watseka and Rex (Cindy) Krumwiede of Mahomet; four grandchildren, Lauren Krumwiede, J.R. (Stephanie) Krumwiede, Kate Krumwiede, and Erin Krumwiede; two great grandchildren, August and Marley Krumwiede; two brothers, Ron (Jayne) Egolf of Claytonville and Russell (Marilyn) Egolf of Deer Creek; two sisters, Beth (Dave) Baier of Cissna Park and Dawn (Kirk) Wilson of Highlands Ranch, CO.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Ryan Egolf; one sister, Carol Bauer; one brother in law, Aaron Bauer; one nephew, Eric Bauer; and one niece, Janice Bauer.
She was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Ash Grove. Glenda worked at Cissna Park News for many years and wrote the well known "Glenda's Gleanings". She was a successful licensed realtor.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 am on Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at St. John's Lutheran Church in Ash Grove with Rev. Michael Ruhlig officiating. Burial will follow in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Ash Grove.
Visitation will take place two hours prior to the service at church, from 9:00 11:00 am.
Arrangements are by Knapp Funeral Home in Cissna Park.
Memorials may be made to St. John's Lutheran Church - Ash Grove, St. John Lutheran School Buckley, or St. Paul Lutheran School Woodworth.
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