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Marilyn Braunschweig

Wednesday, August 22, 2007

Services for Marilyn Braunschweig, 74, of East Lake Okoboji will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2007, at Grace Lutheran Church of Spirit Lake. Rev. David Cox will officiate the service.

Interment will take place at Lakeview Gardens Cemetery of Spirit Lake.

Marilyn passed away Aug. 19, 2007, at Hilltop Care Center in Spirit Lake.

Marilyn was born Nov. 4, 1932, in O'Brien County, Hartley, to Malcolm Dale and Sarah Eve (Husted) Fogelman. She grew up in the rural Sutherland and Peterson areas, getting her education in those communities.

On Aug. 24, 1949, she married Paul Braunschweig Jr. in Jackson, Minn. To this marriage were born three daughters: Dianna Lynn, Suzanna Kay and Karilyn Jean. They farmed for many years near Sutherland, Alta and Webb. Marilyn worked as a dental assistant in Sioux Rapids and Spencer for a number of years. They managed Edgewater Plaza Condos from 1984 to 1989. In 1989 they moved to their home on East Okoboji Lake.

She was preceded in death by her father and mother, Malcolm and Sarah Fogleman; and her sister and brother-in-law, Marion and Don Johnson.

Marilyn is survived by her husband, Paul; daughters: Dianna Carlson and husband, Larry of DePere, Wis., Suzanna Brunsen and, husband, Larry of Milford, and Karilyn Richards and husband, Ronald of Jackson, Minn.; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren; and a sister, Betty Jensen and husband, Al, from Sutherland, and her brother, Burdette Fogelman and wife, Faith, of Webb.