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Marion Nelson

Obituary for Marion Nelson

March 13, 1932 - November 23, 2017
Holland, Michigan | Age 85


Marion Nelson, age 85, passed away on Thursday, November 23, 2017.

Marion lived a life of quiet steadfast faith in Jesus Christ. After her husband was taken from her in 1985 she moved to Holland and begin working in the payroll department at Haworth. She loved to travel, enjoyed cross stitch, tending after her dog, and time with family and friends. She was actively involved in Widowed Persons Services and served as treasurer for the Centennial Farms Condo Association up until her death. Marion deeply loved, and was particularly proud, of her children, grandchildren and siblings. Hers was a life richly blessed even in hardship.

She is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Dr. Ronald Nelson, and dear companion, Bill Vogelzang.

She is survived by children, Roger and Sandi Nelson, Paul and Jean Nelson; grandchildren, Zachary Nelson, Lauren and Mark Genzink, Ivy Nelson, Isaac Nelson; brothers and sisters-in-law, Grant and Rosa Lee Smith, and Albert and Thelma Smith.

Funeral Services are 11:00 am, Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at Langeland Sterenberg Funeral Home 315 E. 16th St. Holland, MI 49423, preceded by a time of visitation with the family beginning at 9:30 am.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Ronald R. Nelson Scholarship Fund at Northwestern College, Orange City, IA.

Burial to take place in Pilgrim Home Cemetery.

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Langeland-Sterenberg Funeral Home

315 E 16th St
Holland, MI 49423
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