Delores Schrupp

schruppDelores Evelyn (Koerschen) (Winter) Schrupp, age 91, of Young America, Minnesota, passed away on Thursday, March 16, 2017, at St. Francis Regional Medical Center in Shakopee, Minnesota.
Funeral services were held on Monday, March 20, 2017, 11 a.m., at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Norwood Young America, Minnesota, with interment following at St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery in Helen Township, Glencoe, Minnesota. Pastor Eric Hutchison officiated. Organist was Rita Luecke. Congregational Hymns were “I’m But A Stranger Here,” “My Faith Looks Up To Thee,” and “Jesus Lead Thou On.”
Casket Bearers were Richard Neubarth, Jeff Schrupp, Michael Bleichner, Tom Ranzau, Eric Rannow, Brett Beneke.
Delores Evelyn (Koerschen) (Winter) Schrupp was born on September 28, 1925, in Carver County, Minnesota. She was the daughter of John and Frieda (Will) Koerschen. Delores was baptized as an infant on October 1, 1925, and later was confirmed in her faith as a youth on April 1, 1939, both at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Norwood Young America, Minnesota. She received her education through the 8th grade.
On October 21, 1954, Delores was united in marriage to Alvin Winter. Delores and Alvin made their home in Young America, Minnesota. Their marriage was blessed with two sons, John and Bruce. Delores and Alvin shared over 18 years of marriage until Alvin passed away on January 20, 1973. On April 22, 1977, Delores was united in marriage to Donald Schrupp. Delores and Donald made their home in Young America, Minnesota. They shared over 7 years of marriage until Donald passed away on January 28, 1985.
In addition to being a loving wife, mother and homemaker, Delores worked as a waitress at Charlies Café in Glencoe, Mueller’s Café in Young America, Breyers Café in Glencoe, and the Dairy Queen in Norwood-Young America, Minnesota. She also cleaned at Ridgeview Clinic in Waconia. She was a member at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Norwood Young America, where she was a member of the LWML. Delores was also a member of the Young America VFW Auxiliary Post #1783 and volunteered for many years at Stiftungsfest.
Delores enjoyed working, cooking, fishing, going on trips and her monthly card parties. She also treasured the time spent with family and friends.
Delores passed away on Thursday, March 16, 2017, at St. Francis Regional Medical Center in Shakopee, Minnesota, at the age of 91 years, 5 months and 16 days. Blessed be her memory.
Delores is survived by her sons, John Winter of Glencoe, MN, Bruce Winter of Rochester, MN; step children, Ronald Schrupp and his wife Sue, Diane Bleichner; former daughter-in-law, Elizabeth Winter of Glencoe, MN; sister-in-law, Mae Koerschen of Norwood Young America, MN; niece and nephew, Paula Kettering and her husband Brad, Mark Guderian and his wife Denise; grandchildren, Jennifer Winter and her fiancé Eric Rannow, Bryan Winter and his friend Courtney Klimstra, Jeff Schrupp and his wife Joy, Julie Ponciano and her husband Jason, Michael Bleichner and his friend Sue Tran, David Bleichner and his wife Deb; great-grandchildren, Aaliyah Bargmann, Nick Eggergluss, Megan Schrupp, Abby Schrupp, Jackson Schrupp, Emily Schrupp, and Olive Schrupp, Jonathon Ponciano, Ryan Bleichner, and Andraya Klimstra; two great-great grandchildren; other relatives and many friends.
Delores is preceded in death by her parents, John and Frieda Koerschen; husbands, Alvin Winter and Donald Schrupp; brother, John Koerschen; sister, Melva Guderian and her husband Roy; son-in-law, Clarence “Butch” Bleichner.
Arrangements by the Paul-McBride Funeral Chapel of Norwood Young America, MN. Online obituaries and guest book available at Please click on Obituaries/Guest Book.

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