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Howard W. Groth

Howard W. Groth

Howard W. Groth, age 91, passed away on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 in Brooklyn Park, MN. He was born on March 20, 1927 to Walter and Elsie Groth.

Preceded in death by his wife, Gladys. They were united in marriage on November 26, 1947, they were married for almost 70 years. Howard was a volunteer fireman for 26 years with the Brainerd Fire Department. He was a postal carrier for many years. Howard was an active member of Zion Lutheran Church.

He is survived by two daughters, Linda (Jerry) Herman of Anoka and Susan (Michael) Webert of St. Louis Park; three grandchildren, Andrea (Brian) Cloud, Amy (Derrick) Bianchi and Aaron (Lisa) Herman; six great grandchildren, Caleb, Brooke, Emily, Bianchi, Ty, Levi and Brecken Herman.

Memorials preferred to Zion Lutheran Church. Howard loved spending time with church family and friends. He enjoyed traveling, fishing, hunting and playing cards.

Services will be held 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at Zion Lutheran Church in Brainerd with Pastor Steve Benson officiating. Visitation will begin the hour prior to services at the church. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in Brainerd.