Marjorie Faust, 91, of Miller, passed away Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at the Good Samaritan Society in Miller.
Funeral Mass will be 10:30 a.m., Monday, July 3, 2017 at St. Ann’s Catholic Church, Miller with Father Chester Murtha, celebrant. Burial will follow at St. Ann’s Cemetery, Miller. Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, July 2, 2017 with a 2:30 p.m. rosary and 3:00 p.m. prayer service, all at St. Ann’s Catholic Church, Miller.
Marjorie Marie was born on July 28, 1925, to Floyd and Freda (Weiss) Cotton. Marge, her mother and brother, Mike, moved in with Grandma Weiss in 1925. She attended Banner School until the 8th grade.
She married Wilfred Joseph Faust on November 17, 1942, in Polo, South Dakota. After their wedding, they moved to Seattle, Washington where Marjorie worked at Boeing Airlines as a press operator. After 5 years, they moved back to South Dakota in 1947, and lived south of Polo for awhile. Then they moved west of Orient, where she worked at the Orient Bar for Frank and Emma Ulrich.
In April 1967, Marge and Wilfred moved to Miller. Marge went to work at Sommers Bar for Ray Sommers and later for Dwaine Herman. She then worked at Prairie Good Samaritan Society as a nurse’s aide in the 1970’s. She also worked at the Oasis Tavern and Lips Dining Center.
Her favorite past times and hobbies included all her grandchildren. She loved Rodeo’s, especially watching Bull Riding. She loved country music, John Wayne movies, and dancing to Polka music. She also lived to go fishing, catching lots of bullheads.
Marjorie is survived by her daughter, Dawn (Craig) Price; eight grandchildren; ten great grandchildren; and four great great grandchildren.
Marjorie is preceded in death by her husband, Wilfred; parents, Floyd and Freda Cotton; daughter, Mary Teller; brother, Mike Cotton; granddaughter, Regina; and great grandsons: Todd, Mitch, Lucas, and Jayden.
Reck Funeral Home of Miller has been entrusted with Marjorie’s arrangements.