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Carl F. Grill

Friday, November 12, 2004

March 10, 1909-Nov. 11, 2004

Carl F. Grill, 95, died Thursday (Nov. 11, 2004) at Hillcrest Nursing Home in McCook.

He was born March 10, 1909, in Traer to John H. and Lena (Schissler) Grill. He received degrees from the University of Nebraska and Columbia University.

On June 7, 1936, he married Helen Sandrock of Falls City. He entered the field of public education, then worked as a sales engineer for Mtn. States Tel. & Tel. in Denver, Colo., before retiring in Traer and McCook.

Proceeding him in death were his parents, John and Lena Grill; his wife, Helen Grill on July 19, 2003; and sister, Erma Grill on Dec. 7, 2003.

Survivors include a son, John S. Grill and wife, Luci of McCook; daughter, Sondra S. Douglass and husband, Joe of Silverthorne, Colo.; sister-in-law, Dorothy Kratz of Lincoln; three grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.

Funeral service will be Tuesday, 2 p.m., at Carpenter Breland Chapel with Jim Housh officiating. Visitation will be Saturday 9 a.m.-noon and Monday 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Friends may go online at www.carpenterbreland.com to extend condolences. Burial will be at the Mausoleum of the Cross at Mt. Lindo Cemetery, Denver, Colo.

Carpenter Breland Funeral Home of McCook is in charge of the arrangements.