Marian E. Holgerson
Marian E. Holgerson, 95, Salina, died Friday, Aug. 16, 2013. She was born on McDowell Creek Road on Nov. 21, 1917 near Manhattan in Riley Co, KS. the daughter of Nocolaus and Clara Winifred (Warner) Erichsen.
She lived in Kansas all her life and her great grandfather, Henry Jackson Shane was one of the earliest settlers in Kansas.
Marian moved from Manhattan to Salina in the 50s and after raising her children, she worked at the Saline County Extention Service of K-State.
She married Robert A. Holgerson, who precedes her in death, as do a daughter, Mary Ann, and a son, Larry.
She is survives by -
Sons: Robert E. Holgerson
William E. Holgerson
James L. Holgerson
Thomas R. Holgerson
Daniel J. Holgerson
Richard A. Holgerson
Samuel D. Holgerson
Daughters: Jane M. Sandefur
Linda M. Holgerson
Visitation will be at the Ryan Mortuary, Salina from noon until 8:00 pm Thursday, Aug 22, 2013 with family receiving friends from 5 until 7 pm.
There will be a Memorial Service at 7:00 pm Thursday at the funeral home for those who cannot travel to McPherson.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 am Friday, Aug. 23, 2013 at the Countryside Covenant Church, McPherson, KS. with the Rev. Tim Holgerson, a grandson of Marians, officiating.
A luncheon will follow.
Graveside services will be at 4:00 pm Friday in the Gypsum Hill Cemetery, Salina.
The family would appreciate friends going to the Ryan Mortuary website, www.ryanmortuary.com, to post comments, memories or pictures about Marian. These will be shared at the Memorial Services.