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Janell M. Schwenk

Janell M. Schwenk

Aug. 23, 1962 - Sept. 30, 2008

MURDOCK -- Janell Marie Schwenk, 46, of Murdock, died Tuesday at her home.

The service will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Murdock. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the church, with a rosary and parish prayer service at 4:30 p.m., and for one hour prior to the service Monday. Arrangements are by Zniewski Funeral Home in Benson.

She was born Aug. 23, 1962, in Benson to George and Lillian Ester (Johnson) Grussing. She attended school in Benson and graduated in 1981. She worked as a waitress at the Old West Café in Kerkhoven.

She married Philip Lawrence Schwenk on Jan. 3, 1987, in Murdock. She worked at Future Products for a time.

She was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church and the CCW.

She is survived by her husband; children: Lawrence, Stephanie, Christina, Thomas, Anthony, Matthew and Theresa Schwenk, all of Murdock; mother of Benson; siblings: Ronda Benson of Egan, Michael Grussing of St. Cloud, Vicky Kruckman of Marshall and Randy (and Doreen) Grussing of Dawson.

She was preceded in death by two children: Jessie and Michael Schwenk; her father; and two brothers.