5:30-7 PM Friday, July 27, 2012 at Hillsboro United Parish UCC/UMC
7 PM Friday, July 27, 2012 at Hillsboro United Parish UCC/UMC
11 AM Saturday, July 28, 2012 at Hillsboro United Parish UCC/UMC
Arnegard Cemetery near Hillsboro
Wildeman-Boulger Funeral Home, Hillsboro.
Marilyn Irene (Erickson) Klemetson, 79, of Hillsboro, ND passed away peacefully on July 22, 2012 at the Hillsboro Medical Center surrounded by family.
Marilyn was born to Emil and Nettie (Morrow) Erickson on August 4, 1932 in Rock Creek, MN. She was the fourth child of five. Marilyn was baptized and confirmed in Rock Creek Methodist Church.
Marilyn was married to T. Junior Klemetson at West Rock Methodist Church by brother-in-law, Rev. Stanley Anderson. They made their home on the family farm in Hillsboro, ND. There they raised seven children and opened their home to many more.
Marilyn loved her family, church, and farming. She also enjoyed quilting, cooking, baking and bird watching. She will be remembered for her kind heart and open home.
Marilyn is survived by her daughters, Nettie (Rich) Flieth, Hillsboro, ND, Vickie (Peter Williams) Klemetson, Mission, BC, Veronica (Tim) Nundahl, Sabin, MN, and Cindy Klemetson, Hillsboro, ND; sons, Terry (Roxie) Klemetson, Dalton, MN, Tom (Ann) Klemetson, Hillsboro, ND, and Tony (Peg) Klemetson, Hillsboro, ND, and foster son, Jim Briss; sister, Betty Vosika, Pine City, MN; 17 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren and a 15th due in September; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Marilyn was preceded in death by her husband, T. Junior Klemetson, father, Emil Erickson, mother, Nettie Erickson, sister, Shirley Petersen, and brothers, Wendell Erickson and Donald Erickson, granddaughter, Angie Klemetson.
“Remember, I loved each of you because you were mine” –Marilyn Klemetson