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Obituaries from the week of December 21, 2005

Marilyn Danielowski, 74

Marilyn J. Danielowski (Mrs. Robert “Bob” Sr.), age 74 of Granite Falls, died Thursday, December 15, 2005 in Granite Manor in Granite Falls. Funeral services were held on Monday, December 19, 2005 in Granite Falls Lutheran Church.

Marilyn Jean Danielowski was born Monday, March 9, 1931 in Watertown, SD to Henry and Hazel (Frazer) Froelich. She grew up in the Vesta and Tracy areas. Marilyn attended school in Tracy graduating from Tracy High School in 1949.

On November 13, 1949 she was united in marriage to Robert Danielowski in Vesta. They lived in Marshall until moving to Balaton in 1960 where they owned and operated the Pla-Eatoriun Café and Bob’s Grocery. They moved to Sheridan, Wyoming in 1976 and then to Billings, Montana in 1978 where Marilyn worked as a bookkeeper. Marilyn and Bob moved to Granite Falls in 1980 and she worked as a bookkeeper for Danielowski P. A., the Grain Dryers Co. and then for the Advocate Tribune until 1996. She was a member of Granite Falls Lutheran Church. Marilyn loved her family – her grandchildren gave her great joy. Marilyn and Bob enjoyed going to their camper to relax and fish. The second love of her life was George, their dog.

Marilyn Danielowski died on Thursday, December 15, 2005 in Granite Falls at the age of 74 years, 9 months and 6 days.

She is survived by her husband Robert Sr., five children; Bob Danielowski Jr. and wife Kris of Granite Falls, Ken Danielowski and wife Lorette of Myerstown, PA, Pam Peyton and husband Randy of Granite Falls, Patti Pribbenow and husband Jim of Minneapolis, Peggi Peterson and husband Tony of Tracy. Also surviving are 15 grandchildren, eight great grandchildren and her sister Ethel Hahn of Minneapolis.

She was preceded in death by her parents, an infant son in 1952, two grandsons Nathan and Justin Peterson, four brothers; Robert, Herbert, Otto and Archie Froelich and a sister Faye Nelson.

Arrangements are being handled by the Sunset Funeral and Cremation Association of Echo and Wabasso.