Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, April 18, at the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity in New Ulm with Monsignor John A Richter celebrating the Mass. Burial will be in the New Ulm Catholic Cemetery.
Visitation will be 4 - 8 p.m. Thursday and from 7:30 - 10 a.m. Friday at the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home in New Ulm. There will be a rosary by the St. Elizabeth Catholic Aid at 6 p.m. and a parish prayer service at 7 p.m. both Thursday at the funeral home.
Grace is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Karen and Gary Zieske, Lorie Schlomann and her special friend, Bob Flatau, Lisa and Glen Moldan all of New Ulm; son and daughter-in-law, Calvin and Karen Lindmeier of New Ulm; grandchildren, Darren (Jennifer) Zieske, Jenny (Randy) Spaude, Erin (Mike) Zenk, Sara, Hannah, and Jacob Schlomann, Cody and Taylor Moldan; great-grandchildren, Brianna, Carissa Zieske, Kirsten, Alayna Spaude, Allen, Jasmine, Cory, Aubrey, Gracie and Isabelle Schlomann; sisters-in-law, Doris Ramy of Mankato, Rona Baier of New Ulm; nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Bernie; sisters and brothers-in-law, Anna and Henry Aaby, Julia and Leonard Lund, Marie and George Raverty, Louise and Lavern Hager; brothers and sisters-in-law, Frank and Margaret Baier, Tony and Marion Baier, Otto Baier, John Baier, Joseph and Mabel Baier; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Tony Lindmeier, Alfred Lindmeier, Hubert and Twyla Lindmeier, Aurelia and Alvin Stenerson, Hedwig and John McMartin, Gertrude and Roy Christianson, and son-in-law, Randy Schlomann.
Grace Agnes Baier was born on Sept. 28, 1918 in New Ulm to Frank X. and Theresa (Lintl) Baier. Grace grew up in “Goosetown” in New Ulm. She attended St. Mary’s grade school and graduated from Holy Trinity High School in 1936. She had worked in a canning factory in Rochester and did housekeeping for several families before marriage.
On April 1, 1948 she was united in marriage to Bernard Lindmeier at St. Francis Catholic Church in Rochester.
After marriage they lived in New Ulm and since 1951 in the house Bernie built. She was the heart of her family and enjoyed being a wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Grace was a member of the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity in New Ulm and the St. Elizabeth Catholic Aid Council.