Marian belonged to Jehovah Evangelical Lutheran Church in Altura and participated in the Ladies' Guild. She enjoyed sewing, quilting, crocheting and knitting.
Survivors include her son-in-law Doug (husband of deceased daughter, Virginia) Swenson of Balaton, David Schwantz (friend Marlene Spencer) of Altura, Daryl (Susan) Schwantz of Lewiston, Philip (Sandy) Schwantz of Altura and Sara Schwantz of Rochester; grandchildren Erich (Kimberly), Christopher, Seth and Jonathan Swenson, Jason, Adam (Rachel), Michael and Jacob Schwantz, Brittany Glenn and Lindsay Schwantz; great-grandchildren Addison, Joscalyn, Arianna, Quinton and Barrett, with another great-grandchild arriving soon. She is further survived by a brother, Allyn Wachholz, a sister, Janice Jacobson, and a sister-in-law, Marilyn Wachholz. Marian was preceded in death by her husband LaVerne, a daughter Virginia "Ginny" Swenson, a granddaughter, Kayla Schwantz, a brother, Wayne Wachholz, sisters-in-law Delores Wachholz and Sharron "Kay" Wachholz, and a brother-in-law, Enor "Jake" Jacobson.
The Funeral Service for Marian will be 11:30 a.m., Friday, October 29, 2021, at Jehovah Evangelical Lutheran Church in Altura, with the Reverend Michael Lindemann officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. A visitation will be from 9 a.m. until time of service at the church on Friday. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to the church or a charity of the donor's choice. Please share a memory of Marian and view her video tribute when it becomes available at www.hofffuneral.com. Hoff Funeral Service of St. Charles is assisting the family with arrangements.