6:30-7:30 P.M. Thursday, April 28 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, Fargo.
1-2:00 P.M. Friday, April 29 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, Fargo.
7:30 P.M. Thursday, April 28 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, Fargo.
Mass of Christian Burial: 2:00 P.M. Friday, April 29 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, Fargo.
Holy Cross North Cemetery, Fargo.
Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
Marjorie H. Greenley, 93, of Fargo, ND died on Saturday, April 23, 2011 at Eventide, Moorhead, MN.
Marjorie was born March 11, 1918 in Stirum, ND, the daughter of Albert and Myrtle (Edwards) Kraling. She graduated from Lisbon High School and attended North Dakota Agricultural College. She married Alfred C. Greenley on September 21, 1937 in Crookston, MN. They lived in Fargo before moving to Billings, MT and Minneapolis, MN. They returned to Fargo after World War II. Marjorie worked for Hughes Womens Apparel and the Diana Shop in Fargo and was a curator of the Cass County Historical Museum at NDSU.
Marjorie was a very active charter member of Holy Spirit Church in Fargo. She was a Gold Star Mother and a member of Jon Greenley Amvets Post 7 of Fargo. She was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the American Legion Auxiliaries. Marge was a proud member of The Daughters of Dakota Pioneers, The Catholic Daughters of America, The Thursday Community Education Club and The Breakfast Club. She enjoyed playing bridge and was a member of several card clubs. Marge and Al were enthusiastic gardeners and had their yard featured in The Forum. They won many awards for their garden vegetables and fruits at the Red River Valley Fair. Marjorie and Al enjoyed summers with their family at their cabin on Pelican Lake and spent many winters in Arizona.
Marjorie is survived by her sons, Douglas (Linda) Greenley of Moorhead, MN and Roger (Claudia) Greenley of Fargo, ND; grandchildren, Matthew (Eeva) Greenley, Moorhead, MN, Jill (Lakhjinder) Kang, Harrison Twp., MI, Michael (Emma) Greenley, Daly City, CA, Cristel (Neil) Chetney, Hampton, VA, Nicole (Marc) Mosser, Harwood, ND; step grandchildren, Matthew Frederick, Fargo, ND, and Lindsay Frederick, Fargo, ND and great grandchildren, Davon Young, Masen Young, Cure Young, Catherine Greenley and Patrick Greenley.
She was preceded in death by her husband, her son, Jon Greenley, her parents, her sister, Laura Benson and her brothers, Alton Kraling and Raymond Kraling.
She loved all of her family and friends and had a special place in her heart for her grandchildren.