His wife, Gabriele Germershausen-Grimmer, confirmed this on Monday. According to the AfD parliamentary group and the deputy spokesman for the Pforzheim district association, Alfred Bamberger, Grimmer died after a three-week illness.
The “Pforzheimer Zeitung” had previously reported. Grimmer (71) sat for the Pforzheim constituency in the Stuttgart state parliament. In the past, the politician had repeatedly expressed himself critical of the measures to contain the corona pandemic.