Marcie Evans

MARSELENE “MARCIE” DARLENE (MUMM) EVANS age 76, of Logan, Iowa passed away Monday, May 10, 2010 at the Community Memorial Hospital in Missouri Valley after fighting cancer for two and one-half years, including two hospital stays for associated lung problems. She suffered a massive stroke on May 4. Marselene was born August 3, 1933 in Wahoo, Nebraska to Harry and Elsie (Frahm) Mumm. The Mumm family moved from their farm in Yutan, Nebraska to a farm near Griswold, Iowa in 1942. Marcie attended country school until gong to high school in Griswold. In 1950, the family moved to a farm near Red Oak, but with three younger sisters decided to attend Wales-Lincoln where Marcie graduated in 1951. She attended Commercial Extension in Omaha before she started working at Mutual of Omaha. She was married to Eugene Evans, July 25, 1953 in Red Oak. They remained at Wales for two years and then moved to Logan. After moving to Logan and when both children were in school she went to work for Mrs. Keay at her home which was known as the Perfection Form Co. at that time. After a three year time in Everly, when we returned to Logan she was ask to come back to work and did so at the new facility. She spent nearly thirty five years working for the firm the last many years in charge of the back-order department. Marcie loved working with her flowerbed, enjoyed every activity that her children or grandchildren were involved, worked hard at family dinners, baking for everyone, and was a compulsive cleaner. She was a member of Eastern Star and the United Methodist Church. Survivors include her husband of fifty-six years: Gene; son: Gregory and wife Pam both of Logan, Iowa; daughter: Debra Kuhlmann and husband Roger of Missouri Valley, Iowa; grandson: Rowdy Evans and wife Jan; great-grandchildren: Maren and Sage of Mondamin, Iowa; grandson: Jamie Evans and wife Kelly and great-granddaughter: Amelia of Logan, Iowa; grandson: Keegan Kuhlmann currently of Denver, Colorado; granddaughter: Kenzie Kuhlmann of Missouri Valley, Iowa sisters: Kathy Nelson and husband John of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; Betty Ashworth and husband Harold; Joyce Lenon both of Omaha, Nebraska; sister-in-law: Erika Mumm of Kimberly, Idaho; many relatives and friends. Marcie was preceded in death by her parents, brothers, Carl and wife Kathy, Willard, LeRoy; brother-in-law: Marvin Lenon. Memorials may be given to the Logan Fire & Rescue, Methodist Church, Wales Church or Jimmy V Cancer Research Fund. Lunch will be served following the service at the Community Center. In Loving Memory Of MARSELENE “MARCIE” DARLENE (MUMM) EVANS Born August 3, 1933 Wahoo, Nebraska Entered Into Rest May 10, 2010 Missouri Valley, Iowa Services 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 12, 2010 Community Center – Logan, Iowa Officiating Pastor Jack Hofmockel Musician Rick Powell Floral Attendants Bonnie Hornbeck and Esther Michael Special Honorees Amelia Evans Maren Evans Sage Evans Kenzie Kuhlmann Honorary Bearers Gary Altwegg Glenn Brewer Darrel Michael Casket Bearers Jamie Evans Tim Lenon Rowdy Evans Jeff Nelson Steve Ashworth Dave Auerbach Keegan Kuhlmann Final Resting Place 11:00 a.m. Thursday, May 13, 2010 Gomer Cemetery – Wales, Iowa Pastor Michael Harvey officiating. Logan Memorial Chapel – Logan, Iowa 712-644-2929

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