Family, Friends Bidding Farewell To Minn.'s Grams Family, friends and supporters of former U.S. Sen. Rod Grams are gathering to bid farewell to the Republican politician. A funeral service for Grams was scheduled for Tuesday morning at Zion Lutheran Church in St. Francis. A visitation was held Monday night.
Former Minn. Sen. Rod Grams Dies At 65Former U.S. senator Rod Grams, a popular TV anchorman who went on to become the most conservative politician ever elected to statewide office in Minnesota, has died. He was 65.
Fmr. MN Sen. In Hospice Care: 'I Know We Are Seeing The End'Former U.S. Sen. Rod Grams has entered hospice care following his April 2012 cancer diagnosis. Grams, 65, is in hospice with Stage 4 colon cancer that has spread to other parts of his body. He's at home in his east-central Minnesota town of Crown and said his cancer is too aggressive for chemotherapy.