Marjorie R. Young

2013-09-15T00:00:00Z Marjorie R. Young Winona Daily News
September 15, 2013 12:00 am

Sept. 1, 1926 — Sept. 9, 2013

Marjorie R. Young, age 87, of Winona returned to the loving hands of God on Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, at Sugar Loaf Senior Living in Winona.

Marge was born in Wilson Township on Sept. 1, 1926, to Henry and Emma (Bunke) Fabian. On May 17, 1950, she was united in marriage with Robert E. Young at St. Martin’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Winona, and he preceded her in death on March 28, 2008.

For over 30 years she worked as a bookkeeper for Polachek Electric, and in her retirement, she worked as a greeter at Hy-Vee. She was a member of St. Martin’s Evangelical Lutheran Church.

Her greatest love was her family. Marge also enjoyed gardening and giving to others.

Marge is survived by her children, Joan (Mike) Asmus, Burleson, TX, Scott (Linda) Young, Menomonie, Wis., Jim (Katrina) Young, Winona, and Sandra Young-Porter, Eden Prairie, Minn.; 11 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews; as well as other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Robert Young; brothers, Elmer Fabian and Norman Fabian; and sister, Florence Mayer.

Funeral Services will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, at St. Martin’s Evangelical Lutheran Church.

The Reverend Richard A. Moore will officiate.

Marge will be laid to rest in Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Wilson, Minn.

A Celebration of Marge’s Life will be held from 5 to 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 16, 2013, at Watkowski-Mulyck Funeral Home. There will not be any visitation held on Tuesday.

In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests that memorials be considered.

Online condolences or memories may be left for Marge’s family at

Entrusted to Our Care — Watkowski-Mulyck Funeral Home.

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