Vernetta “Nettie” Hintz, age 82, of Hutchinson, Minnesota, passed away on Monday, April 5, 2021, at her home at Prince of Peace Retirement Living in Hutchinson.
Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, April 10, 2021, at 11:00 A.M., at the Dobratz-Hantge Funeral Chapel in Hutchinson with interment following in the Oakland Cemetery in Hutchinson.
Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service all at the Dobratz-Hantge Funeral Chapel in Hutchinson.
Vernetta “Nettie” Lillian Hintz was born on March 13, 1939, in Rogers, Minnesota. She was the daughter of Elder and Elsie (Meier) Sieloff. Vernetta was baptized as an infant on May 21, 1939, in Rogers and was later confirmed in her faith as a youth in June of 1953 in Buffalo, Minnesota. She received her education at the Buffalo High School.
On September 4, 1955, Vernetta was united in marriage to William Hintz of Hutchinson for 15 years. This marriage was blessed with three children, Coleen, Michael, and Daniel. Vernetta and William resided in Hutchinson. They were divorced in 1971.
She was employed at 3M in Hutchinson for 27 years until she retired in 1997.
Vernetta enjoyed cooking and baking desserts, reading and watching her soap opera shows. In her earlier years, she liked taking care of her lawn, growing beautiful roses, and walking her dogs. A couple highlights for Vernetta were flying to Illinois to see her granddaughters, Sarah and Stephanie and to Denver, Colorado, to visit her granddaughter, Brianna. She also made several trips to Watertown, Minnesota, to visit her grandchildren, Sheri, Amy, and Joe. She cherished the time spent with her children, grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchild.
Vernetta passed away on Monday, April 5, 2021, at her home at Prince of Peace Retirement Living in Hutchinson, at the age of 82 years.
Blessed be her memory.
Vernetta is survived by her:
Children, Coleen Steffes and her husband, Jeffrey, of Watertown, MN,
Michael Hintz and his wife, Kimberly, of Bloomington, IL,
Daniel Hintz and his fiancée, Khanh Tran, of Westminster, CO;
Grandchildren, Sheri Stender, Amy Bauman, Joseph Farniok, Sarah Hintz, Stephanie Hintz, and Brianna Hintz;
Great Grandchildren, Zachary Stender, Ashley Braegelmann, Addison Landers, Chase Bauman, Marissa Bauman, and Rory Farniok;
Great Great Grandchild, Adeline Braegelmann;
Niece, Debbie Rauch;
Many other relatives and friends.
Vernetta is preceded in death by her Parents, Elder and Elsie Sieloff; Sister, Shirley Otto and her husband, Duane; and Nephew, Ronald Otto.