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Marjorie May (Erdman) Maurer

May 9, 1936 ~ November 3, 2017 (age 81)

Marjorie Maurer, age 81 of South Haven died peacefully at her home on Friday, November 3, 2017.  Visitation will be held from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM on Monday, November 6, 2017 at the Ertl Funeral Home in Watkins with a prayer service at 7:00 PM.  Interment will take place at a later date in the Main Prairie Cemetery. 

Marjorie May Maurer, the daughter of Henry and Irene (Cloutier) Erdman, was born on May 9, 1936 in Winsted.  She grew up in Winsted and attended school there.  On October 17, 1953, she was united in marriage to Floyd Maurer at the Baptist church in Fairhaven.  They made there home near South Haven.  She was a devoted home maker and enjoyed her full time job raising her six children.  Marjorie also worked for a short time at Carlson Dolls, as a seamstress, and cleaning JJ Bar.  Marjorie loved to cook, not only for her family but for anyone who would enjoy her food.  She also enjoyed her, almost daily, trips to the grocery store and visiting with people there.  On her way home she would drive around and look at deer and birds.  Marjorie raise duck geese and chickens.  Many family and friends were “invited” to help clean 300 birds every year.   She had a special place in her heart for her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She is survived by her children Judy (and Dave) Rieck of Angleton TX, Reinhardt “Porky” (and Sandy) Maurer of Fairhaven, Kenny (and Merry) Maurer of Hackensack, Mike (and Terri) Maurer of Fairhaven, Frank (and Janice) Maurer of Rogers, and Dave (and Kim) Maurer of Fairhaven; many grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Floyd, grandchildren Tony, Brad, Austin and Chrissy.

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 Service Information

Visitation
Monday
November 6, 2017

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ertl Funeral Home
221 Church Street
Watknis, MN 55389

Prayer Service
Monday
November 6, 2017

7:00 PM
Ertl Funeral Home
221 Church Street
Watknis, MN 55389


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