Connie Mae Kielsmeier, 63

Published 7:22 am Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Connie Mae Kielsmeier, 63, of Grand Meadow, Minnesota, died Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, at her home in Grand Meadow.

Connie Mae Kielsmeier, 63

She was born April 26, 1955, in Spring Valley, Minnesota, to Kenny and Norma (Richardson) Fretty. She attended school in Grand Meadow and was later united in marriage to Jerry Kielsmeier in 1980. They were divorced in 1987.

Connie is survived by her three children, Jenee Jones, Kristie Kielsmeier and Adam Kielsmeier, all of Grand Meadow; seven grandchildren, Kenton, Alec, Dominick, Elijah, Teegan, Asher and Myah; one brother, Eugene (Vicki) Fretty of Grand Meadow; and two sisters; Sheila (Kevin) Fretty and Lori (Tim) Larson, both of Grand Meadow.

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She was preceded in death by her parents, Ken and Norma Fretty; and her significant other, Tim “Griz” Sauer.

A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, at Hindt Funeral Home in Grand Meadow. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service on Thursday at the funeral home. Condolences may be left at