Kimberly Kay Marchell was born August 9, 1961. She died on August 31, 2004 after a battle with cancer. Kim was born and raised in Langdon, ND. After graduating with a BSN in nursing, Kim lived in a variety of communities and worked as a nurse in different settings. She was employed by Bethany Homes since October of 1993. The residents and co-workers brought much joy and laughter into her life.
In 1997, she bought a home in North Fargo and experienced the joy of living in a friendly neighborhood. She also adopted Maggie as her dog in 1998. Maggie?s personality and love made Kim?s life full.
Kim felt blessed to be surrounded by immediate family, extended family, friends, neighbors and co-workers. The positive aspect of this illness and dying has been re-discovering the good in people.
She is preceded in death by her mother Judeen Aldis (2000) and father Herman Eldon (1977). She is survived by two brothers: Darrell (Duranda) Marchell, Martinez, CA and Kirk (Karla) Marchell, Houston, TX. She was delighted to experience one niece?Kristin and two nephews?Conner and Keith.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Kim Marchell Endowment Fund at Bethany Homes Foundation, 201 South University, Fargo, ND 58103. The Endowment Fund will provide financial support for continuing education at Bethany Homes.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday at 7 p.m. in Bethany Homes, Fargo.
Arrangements by Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo. Online guestbook at www.boulgerfuneralhome.com