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­Daniel Grossman

Jun 12, 2021

Feb. 20, 1944 – June 5, 2021

Daniel Grossman, 77, of

Esmond, ND passed away

Saturday, June 5, 2021 at

CHI St. Alexius in

Bismarck, ND. A Celebra-

tion of Life will be held at

2:00 PM Saturday, June

19, 2021 at the Grossman

Family Farm – 3871 32nd

Avenue NE Esmond, ND

58332. In lieu of flowers,

memorial contributions

may be sent to the St.

Jude Children’s Research

Hospital: 501 St. Jude

Place Memphis, TN 38105

and/or Liberty’s Troops:

22849 483rd Avenue,

Flandreau, SD 57028.

Daniel was born Febru-

ary 20, 1944 to Joe and

Agnes (Wolfe) Grossman

in Rugby, ND. He attend-

ed school until the eighth

grade, before going to

work on his

grandmother’s farm.

Daniel was united in mar-

riage to Sharon Irene Bur-

gess on October 12, 1963

at the St. Williams Cathol-

ic Church in Maddock,

ND. The couple moved to

Towner, ND where they

lived for two years before

returning to Esmond.

Daniel began his 42

year career with the Mill-

wright Union in Grand

Forks and most recently

with Local #548 Union in

St. Paul, MN. Daniel and

Sharon lived on a farm

west of Esmond until Sep-

tember 1988 before

spending a short time in

Balta, ND. They then

moved to their farm west

of Esmond in 1989 where

they resided, ranching

cattle and helping family

in need. Sharon passed

away September 2017.

Daniel loved spending

time with his family and

friends, but especially en-

joyed time spent with his

grandchildren and

great-grandchildren. He

also enjoyed playing Pi-

nochle, Double Rummy

and watching Netflix and

wrestling. Daniel was a

great man who could

liven up any conversa-

tion. He has left many

spirit seeds of passion,

hard work and the impor-

tance of family. He will

be greatly missed by all.

Daniel is survived by

his children, Susanne

Wentz of Harvey, ND,

Shirley (Brian) Lewis of

Greenbush, MN, Tami

Wentz of Rugby, ND and

Tim (Linda) Grossman of

Harvey, ND; 10 grandchil-

dren, Michael, Danelle,

Josh, Valerie, Derek, Jessi-

ca, Michelle, Nicholas,

Levi and Daniel; 3

great-great grandchildren,

Harper Wentz, Jaxon Ger-

main and Theo Wentz; si-

blings, Ronald Grossman

of Esmond, ND, Brian

Grossman of Grand Forks,

ND and Vickie Axtman of

Fargo, ND; numerous

nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in

death by his wife of 53,

years, Sharon; parents, Joe

and Agnes Grossman;

granddaughter, Aleisha

Alleyne; son-in-law, Ron

Wentz; brothers, Gary

Grossman and Marvin

Grossman; special

nephew, Brad Cichos.

Online condolences

may be left at



The Nelson Funeral

Home of Maddock is in

charge of the arrange-


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