Marion C.A. Presler
The Forum – 02/09/2005
Marion C.A. Presler, Kalamazoo, MI, formerly of Fargo, ND, passed away Sunday evening, February 6, 2005. Marion was born on April 12, 1911, in Fargo, ND, the daughter of Frank Lafayette and Mary Bertha (Hargrave) Anders. She was married to Henry Hughes Presler, who preceded her in death on November 7, 1998. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Franklin Anders.
Marion is survived by her children, Marianna (Robert) McJimsey of Colorado Springs, CO, The Rev. Henry (Judith) Presler of Monroe, NC, Franklin (Paula) Presler of Kalamazoo, MI, Wesley Presler of Chicago, The Rev. Titus (The Rev. Jane Butterfield) Presler of Austin, TX; grandchildren, Elizabeth (William) Souder, George (Brenna) McJimsey, Katherine McJimsey, Marion (Kenneth) Hirsch, Anna (Leighton Fong) Presler, Henrietta Presler, Henry Jesse Presler, Gabriel Presler, Edith Presler, Clara Presler, Emma Presler, Charlotte Presler, Titus Henry Presler, Amos Presler; and eight great-grandchildren.
A Liturgy in witness to the power of the Resurrection will be at 11:00 a.m. Friday, at St. Luke?s Episcopal Church, 247 W. Lovell, Kalamazoo, MI, with the Rev. C. Mark Rutenbar officiating. Burial will take place at Riverside Cemetery, in Fargo following a service there, place, date and time to be announced. Friends may call on the family from 5-8 p.m. Thursday at the Lageland Family Funeral Home, Memorial Chapel, 622 S. Burdick St., Kalamazoo, MI.
Those wishing to make lasting gifts in Marion?s memory are asked to remember First United Methodist Church Mission Fund or Riverview Place.