Marcella Helen Stout

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Marcella Helen Stout, 77, of Las Vegas, Nevada, passed away Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011. Funeral Services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday Oct. 15, 2011, at Palm Cheyenne Mortuary, 7400 W Cheyenne Ave in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Marcella was born Aug. 5, 1934, to Frank & Louise (Luetkeman) Mohror on a farm in Aurelia, Ia. She attended Brooke Country School as a child and graduated from Peterson High School in Peterson, Ia. in 1952. She married and worked in Spencer, Ia. before moving to California for good in 1956. Marcella resided in both Granada Hills and Fremont, California for over 33 years before retiring in Las Vegas in 1989. She worked for many years at Peterbilt/Paccar and in the furniture business with Clyde Gruhler and Associates. Marcella "Marci" was a fan of all sports, playing card games, keeping up with politics and enjoying the company and conversation of family and friends.

Preceding Marcella in death was her beloved husband, Leonard "Bud" Stout; and two sisters: Harriet Zarr and Dorothy Hartwig, both of Aurelia, Ia.

Marcella is survived by her son, Chuck Nelson and his wife, Tammi, with their son, Chris, of Las Vegas, Nevada; her daughter, Nanci Wright and her husband, Rodney, with their sons: Michael and Andy of Chalfont, Penn.; her sister, Vera Stieneke of Cherokee, Ia.; sister, Phyllis and her husband, Rex Boatman, of Waterloo, Ia,; and brother-in-law, Jared "Bud" Zarr of Aurelia, Ia.

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