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Margaret Jean Greaser

February 6, 1927 July 10, 2019
Margaret Jean Greaser
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Obituary for Margaret Jean Greaser

Vinton—Margaret Jean (Lindeman) Greaser, 92, died Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at the Vinton Lutheran Home following an extended illness.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 18, 2019 at the Vinton Presbyterian Church with Rev. Jessica Crane-Munoz officiating. Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery in Vinton. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at Van Steenhuyse-Russell Funeral Home and for an hour before services Thursday at the church.
Margaret was born February 6, 1927 in Vinton, the daughter of Ralph and Ruth (Peterson) Lindeman. She attended country school and graduated from Lincoln High School in 1944. She went on to further schooling at Iowa State Teachers College and taught second grade.
Margaret was united in marriage with Carl Richard Greaser on June 20, 1948 at the Wesley United Methodist Church in Vinton. The couple lived and raised their family on the century farm where Carl was born.
Margaret was a lifetime member of the Presbyterian Church where she served as a deacon and was often found helping in numerous capacities. Margaret enjoyed gardening, poetry, cooking, tending her flowers and was delighted spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Margaret is survived by her children, Marilyn (Chuck) Yedlik, Vinton, Janice (Jim) Mino, Austin, MN and Jim (Linda) Greaser, Vinton; seven grandchildren: Sara (Jonathan) Yedlik, Vinton, Carrie (Mark) Yedlik, Vinton, Michelle (Christopher) Markov, Apple Valley, MN, Rebecca Mino, St. Paul, MN, Steven (Sami) Mino, Eagan, MN, Dan (Mandy) Greaser, Pocatello, ID, and Christy Greaser, Vinton; seven great-grandchildren: Emma and Parker Arnold, Andrew and Madeline Pingenot, Isaiah and Zachary Markov, and Max Mino; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Carl in 2009; sisters-in-law, Charlotte Caslavka, Helen Walthart, Edna Greaser and June Greaser; brothers-in-law Cass Caslavka, Myron Walthart, Harold Greaser and Ray Greaser.
Memorials may be directed to the Vinton Presbyterian Church and the Vinton Lutheran Home.
Van Steenhuyse-Russell Funeral Home is caring for Margaret and her family. Condolences may be left at

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4:00 PM 7/17/2019 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 7/17/2019 7:00:00 PM
Van Steenhuyse Funeral Home

1212 1st Avenue
Vinton, IA 52349

and for an hour before services at the church on Thursday.

Van Steenhuyse Funeral Home
1212 1st Avenue Vinton 52349 IA
United States





10:30 AM 7/18/2019 10:30:00 AM - 11:00 AM 7/18/2019 11:00:00 AM
Vinton Presbyterian Church

608 1st Avenue
Vinton, IA 52349

With Rev. Jessica Crane-Munoz officiating.

Vinton Presbyterian Church
608 1st Avenue Vinton 52349 IA
United States

Cemetery Details


Evergreen Cemetery Final Resting Place

1002 E 10th St
Vinton, IA 52349

1002 E 10th St Vinton 52349 IA
United States

Memorial Contribution

Vinton Lutheran Home

1415 2nd Avenue
Vinton, IA 52349
and the Vinton Presbyterian Church

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