Henrietta M. Blazinski, age 85, of Hutchinson, Minnesota, passed away on Sunday, August 13, 2023, at her home.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, August 17, 2023, at 11:00 A.M. at St. Anastasia Catholic Church in Hutchinson, with interment in the church cemetery
Gathering of Family and Friends will be held one hour prior to the service at the church.
Henrietta Marie Blazinski was born on August 5, 1938, in Glencoe, Minnesota. She was the daughter of John and Barbara (Pawlicki) Splichal. Henrietta was baptized as an infant and was later confirmed in her faith as a youth both at St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Glencoe. She received her education in Glencoe and was a graduate of the Glencoe High School Class of 1956.
On April 28, 1962, Henrietta was united in marriage to Leonard Blazinski at St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Glencoe. This marriage was blessed with two children, Ronald and Debra. Henrietta and Leonard purchased a home on Lake Erie in rural Hutchinson, Meeker County, Minnesota, and later moved into Hutchinson in 2015. They shared 58 years of marriage before the passing of Leonard on April 14, 2021.
Henrietta farmed with Leonard in rural Glencoe for several years. She was also employed with Hutchinson Technologies, Inc. Henrietta retired in 2000. She was a member of St. Anastasia Catholic Church in Hutchinson. Henrietta was also a member of the St. Anastasia Council of Catholic Women.
Henrietta enjoyed reading and crossword puzzles. She also enjoyed walking, traveling and fishing. Henrietta cherished the time spent with her family, grandchildren and friends.
Henrietta passed away on Sunday, August 13, 2023, at her home in Hutchinson at the age of 85 years. Blessed be her memory.
Henrietta is survived by her:
Son, Ronald Blazinski and his wife, Kathy, of Silver Lake, MN;
Daughter, Debra Blazinski and her special friend, Harley Kenning, of Glencoe, MN;
Granddaughter, Crystal Blazinski;
Great-Grandchildren, Jasmine, Peyton and Alicia;
Sister-In-Law, Diane Splichal;
Many other relatives and friends.
Henrietta is preceded in death by her Parents, John and Barbara Splichal; Husband, Leonard Blazinski; Brother, John Splichal; Father and Mother-in-law, Joseph and Bertha Blazinski; Sister-in-law, Theresa Havlicek and her husband, James.