Mary E. GretterMary E. Gretter, 92, Grand Forks, ND passed away on Tuesday, June 4, 2013 in Valley Eldercare Center, Grand Forks.
Mary Eugenie Bodensteiner was born on July 19, 1920, the daughter of Joseph and Eugenie (Gapp) Bodensteiner in Walhalla, ND. She attended school in Walhalla and moved to Fargo, ND where she attended business school. Mary met Joseph H. Gretter in Fargo and they were married on September 23, 1954 at St. Boniface Catholic Church, Walhalla. They moved to Starkweather, ND and then to Grand Forks in 1957. Mary worked at Grossman's Dry Cleaners, Black's Bakery, Charlie's Bakery and she retired from Hugo's Bakery Store #3 in 1989 after 23 years. She was a member of St. Michael's Bridge Builders and Altar Society. Mary had volunteered for many years serving lunches at funerals. Joseph preceded her in death on February 23, 1990.