Marjorie Caroline (Eenhuis) Peterson

June 25, 1938 ~ April 26, 2022 (age 83) 83 Years Old


Marjorie (Eenhuis) Peterson of Hutchinson, Minnesota formerly of Forest City, Iowa went to be with our Lord on April 26, 2022.

Marjorie Caroline (Eenhuis) Peterson was born June 25, 1938 to Menno J. and Mathilda (Schlawin) Eenhuis on a farm north of Kanawha, Iowa. She was baptized July 24, 1938 and confirmed March 29, 1953 in the Christian Reformed Church. Marjorie graduated from Hayfield High School in May 1955. On September 26, 1956 Marjorie married her lifelong love, Orlando Luverne Peterson. Marjorie and Orlando met while roller skating in Forest City. She told her friends I'm going to marry that boy! Marjorie lived and worked in the Forest City, Iowa area which included 21 years at Forest City Bank & Trust/Liberty Bank before retiring. Orlando and Marjorie spent retirement years traveling the United States. She was proud to say they had visited 40 states. In retirement they spent several years in Port Aransas, Texas managing Gulf Shores resort, fishing, and walking the beach. Being with her family, researching the family's history, traveling, and reading were Marjorie's favorite past-times. Marjorie loved the Lord and lived by the thoughts and words "God is in Control."

Marjorie is survived by her children, Carolyn (Craig) Schlawin, Robert (Genon) Peterson, and Les Peterson & Terri Janke; grandchildren, Crystalyn (Jeff) Kienholz, Chad (Gina) Schlawin, Cody (Jessica) Schlawin, Samantha Peterson & Bobby Mason, Michael (Lexy) Peterson, Hannah McBride, Brittney (Luke) Johanson, Marvea Barlow, Aaron (Wendy) Jensen, Cameo Jensen, Hope Jensen; and 29 great-grandchildren. Marjorie was preceded in death by her husband, Orlando in 2008; parents, Menno (1991) and Mathilda (2005) Eenhuis; brother. Melvin Eenhuis (2017); and grandson in-law, Michael P. Kaczmarek (2011).

A family graveside service will be held at Madison Cemetery in Forest City, Iowa.

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