- May 1, 1923 - October 4, 2010
- Traer, Iowa
of Marjorie's Passing
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“My family and I are very sorry for your loss of Marge. We loved her generosity and friendship throughout the years in Traer. Our thoughts and...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Rick Trask
“Randy, Phyllis and family,
I am sorry to hear about Marjorie. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.
2 of 8 | Posted by: BETTY ERICKSON - LONGVIEW, WA
“My sympathy to all of your Family at the loss of Marj. She was a great person and I remember her when she worked at Vesley's and also for us at the...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Carol Moore - Holiday Island, AR
“I was saddened to hear of Marj's passing. My memories are of her always taking time to visit with me while I was growing up, and she always was on...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Blair Overton - Johnston, IA
“marj was a very wonderful lady, always hada smile on her face, and always waved at me everyday i walked in the door,... always told us how much she...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: michelle boone - CNA
“When I think of Marj, I remember her beautiful twinkle in her eyes! I loved Marj as she was one of the most passionate persons I have ever...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Tracey Miller
“So sorry to hear of Marge's passing. My sympathy and prayers of comfort for you all.
7 of 8 | Posted by: Mary Kucera LeClerc - Pittsburg, KS
“To Marge's Family, No time on earth is long enough to share with those
we love or to prepare our hearts for good-bye. A lady of integrity.
8 of 8 | Posted by: Morris and Mary Dinsdale - KS
Marjorie A Magnussen was born May 1, 1923 at Dinsdale, IA, the daughter of Felix and Luella Reuman Nissen. Marjorie received education in Dinsdale and the Traer schools where she graduated. On June 1, 1941 she was united in marriage to Dale M. Magnussen at Traer. Dale and Marge made their home for a short time in Mason City before returning to Traer. Over the years Marge worked as a bookkeeper fro the Traer Oil Company for many years as a waitress in various restaurants in the Traer community which included, The Towne House, Vesely’s Drive Inn, Lone Pine Silver Streak Lanes and the Traer Maidrite. Marge had been a resident of the Sunrise Hill Care Center in Traer where her death came on Monday, October 4, 2010 at the age of 87 years. She was preceded in death by her parents and husband Dale on October 11, 1991. She is survived by her son Randy and his wife Phyllis Magnussen of Traer, two grandchildren, Shelby and her husband Mark Dinsdale of Traer, and Marty and his wife Gina Magnussen of Marion, IA and five great grandchildren Brooke and Blaire Dinsdale, Jack, Max and Elle Magnussen.