GRAND MOUND, Iowa — Mrs. Agnes H. Pinter, 98, died early Sunday morning, Feb. 19, 2017, at Wheatland (Iowa) Manor.
Mrs. Pinter, the former Agnes Helen Kaczinski, was born March 5, 1918, in New Hampton, Iowa, to Matthew and Mary (Schreiber) Kaczinski. On Aug. 24, 1937, she was united in marriage to Victor Pinter at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Clinton. The couple farmed and raised their family at rural Grand Mound until moving to Grand Mound in 1956. Agnes was employed by the calendar factory in DeWitt and later Waukesha Motors in Clinton. Her husband preceded her in death Oct. 2, 2005.
She was a longtime member of Saints Philip and James Catholic Church, Grand Mound, and the Altar and Rosary Society. Agnes was active at the Grand Mound Community Center, especially with bingo. She enjoyed bingo, playing cards, and a trip occasionally to the casino.
Surviving are children, Madonna Pinter of Camanche, Iowa, and Gary (Janet) Pinter, of Gilbert, Arizona;daughter-in-law, Karen Pinter of Delmar; grandchildren, Mark (Liz) Pinter, Scott (Mary) Pinter, Dan Pinter, Andy (Erin) Pinter, Brad (Marcia) Pinter and Kimberly (Chris) Schowen; great-grandchildren, Nick (Morgan Crosthwaite) Wolfe, Amber Pinter, Cassandra (Devin Nehring) Pinter, Joshua Pinter, Jared Pinter, Kyle (Kasandra Kwiatkowski) Pinter, Alyssa Pinter, Keagan Pinter, Jake Pinter, Brady Pinter, Carson Pinter, Kelsey Pinter and Madison Pinter; great-great-grandchildren, Bryson Pinter, Addison Pinter, Aubrey Pinter, Isabella Nehring and Kayden Pinter; nieces and nephews.
Preceding Agnes in death, in addition to her husband, were a son, Larry, her parents, brothers, Max and Edward, and sisters, Clara Block, Edna Roberts, Gertrude Kaczinski, Lilly Hathaway and Mary Geiger.
The family will receive relatives and friends 2-5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 26, at Schultz Funeral Home, Grand Mound, with a vigil service at 5 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, Feb. 27, at Saints Philip and James Catholic Church, Grand Mound, with the Rev. Francis O'Doom officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Mark, Scott, Dan, Andy, Brad and Josh Pinter.
Condolences may be expressed and a photo tribute viewed at www.schultzfuneralhomes.com.