Marj was born July 27, 1925 in Clark, SD, passing October 10, 2022 in Lawson, MO. She was a 1943 graduate of Clark High School and of Micheal Reese Hospital School of Nursing in 1946. She worked her entire career as a R.N.
She married Bill Krenkel in 1949 and had three sons, James, David and Daniel. She also spent many happy years with her partner, Bob Perry from Olathe, KS.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bill in 1971; youngest son, Dan in 2006; partner, Bob in 2008; father, Ray; mother, Belva; brother, Gene; and sister, Wilma.
She is survived by her two sons; daughters-in-law, Sandee and Myra; three grandchildren, Devon O’Neal, Andrew and Megan; three great grandchildren, Willow, Clayton, and Audrey; and family and friends in South Dakota.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations to PVA or DAV, her favorite charities.
Arrangements in care of Bross & Spidle Funeral Home, Excelsior Springs.