Brenda Lee Gluth 60, of Sleepy Eye, peacefully grasped the Lord’s hand and went home to join the angels from above on Saturday, March 31, 2018.
Brenda Lee Gluth 60, of Sleepy Eye, peacefully grasped the Lord’s hand and went home to join the angels from above on Saturday, March 31, 2018. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 4 until 7 p.m., at Trinity Lutheran Church, Sleepy Eye and will continue on Thursday for one hour prior to the service. Service will be held at Trinity Lutheran Church, Sleepy Eye, on Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. The clergy will be Pastor Grant Fischer. Interment will be at Home Cemetery in Sleepy Eye. Arrangements are with Sturm Funeral Home in Sleepy Eye. Condolences may be left at www.sturmfh.com. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be given to the New Ulm Humane Society, New Ulm Oncology Department and/or Sleepy Eye Holiday Lights in Motion.
Brenda was born on July 26, 1957, to Anthony "Butch" and Beverly Guza in Sleepy Eye. She attended Sleepy Eye Public School where she graduated in 1976. After graduation she married Gregory Gluth on Aug. 26, 1978 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Sleepy Eye. Brenda and Greg were blessed with four beautiful children. Brenda truly cherished her children, grandchildren and her dogs more than anything and would have done anything for them. Brenda had a heart that was made up of so much love, a smile that one will never forget and a mind that was determined to do what she felt was best to do. Brenda will be remembered as a loving and caring wife, mother, grandma, daughter, sister and friend. She has touched the lives of many and will forever be remembered.
Brenda is survived by her husband, Greg; their children Travis (Kim) Gluth, and their two sons Parker and Hayden, Lance Gluth and special friend Jenna Friton and their daughter Kristen Gail, Brady Gluth and special friend Stephanie Hernandez; mother, Beverly Guza; sister, Tracy Bertrand and fiancé Richard Sigurdson, and her children Justin Bertrand, fiancé Katie Wurtzberger and their children Kinley and Briley, Christopher Bertrand and special friend Lizzie Rummel, and Brianna Bertrand. Other remaining family members include her in-laws, John and Mavis Gluth; sister-in-law Lisa (Larry) Pelzel, and their children Taylor Pelzel and special friend Collin Kerkhoff and Leslie (Shaun) Rodeberg; brother-in-law, Jeff (Patricia) Gluth and sons Michael Gluth and Tabor (Ashley) Gluth, and their daughter Mattie. Members of Brenda’s family who were waiting for her to come home include daughter, Kristin Ann Gluth; father, Anthony "Butch" Guza; brother-in- law, Jay Bertrand; nephew, Samuel Pelzel; grandparents, Besty Gaines, Ollie Webskowski, Alice Ohlemann, Anthony Guza Sr., Walter and Margaret Gluth, and Wallace and Edna Radtke.