Marion Boland Obituary

Marion L. Boland
Marion L. Boland

October 4, 1921 - September 27, 2017
Born in Marinette, WI
Resided in Marinette, Wisconsin
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Marion L. Boland, 95, of Marinette, passed away Wednesday evening, September 27, 2017, at Bay Area Medical Center, surrounded by her family. She was born October 4, 1921 in Marinette to the late Fred and Mary (Blumm) Walk. Marion resided in the Marinette area all of her life and attended Marinette High School.
On May 25, 1940, she married James W. Boland. She had worked for the J. C. Penney Co. for several years before beginning employment with the School District of Marinette, working in the food service program at the High School for many years. Marion had always enjoyed traveling and spending time camping with her family.
She was a lifelong member of Peace United Church of Christ in Marinette.
Marion is survived by three daughters, Patricia (Michael) Murphy, Kathy (Dick) Jansen and Cindy (Chris) Spies; three sons, Wesley (Mary) Boland, Rick (special friend, Nancy Norman) Boland and John Boland; sixteen grandchildren; thirty-four great-grandchildren and twelve great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, James; five brothers, Harold, Art, Edward, Ervin and James Walk; and two sisters, Gertrude Mayer and Elsie Peters.
Friends may call at Peace United Church of Christ, 933 Elizabeth Ave., Marinette, on Saturday, September 30, 2017, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Funeral services will follow with the Rev. Linda Forray officiating. Burial will be in Forest Home Cemetery. Grandsons will serve as pallbearers, Dale Boland, Brian Jansen, Eric Spies, Brian Spies, Troy McCabe and Chad McCabe.
As an expression of sympathy, please consider memorial donations in Marion’s name to Peace Church, the Emergency Rescue Squad or Save a Heart.
A special thank you is extended to Rennes Health Center-West, BAMC Second Floor Staff and Unity Hospice.
Hansen-Onion-Martell funeral home is assisting the family.

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Peace United Church of Christ
933 Elizabeth Ave.
Marinette, WI USA 54143
Saturday, September 30, 2017
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Peace United Church of Christ
933 Elizabeth Ave.
Marinette, WI USA 54143
Saturday, September 30, 2017
2:00 PM