Published On: Wed, May 24th, 2017

Services held Friday for Marcy Krohn

OSMOND — On Friday, May 19, 2017, at 10:15 a.m., a processional from Immanuel Lutheran Church in Osmond to a graveside prayer service and committal for Marceline “Marcy” Krohn, 89, was held at Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery, followed by an 11:30 a.m. memorial service and lunch at the church. Pastor Glen Emery officiated.
Organist Lori Koehler accompanied the congregational hymns, “I Know My Redeemer Lives,” “What A Friend We Have In Jesus,” “Just As I Am” and “When Peace, Like A River.” Pallbearers were Tim Vaught, Todd Vaught, Nathan Krohn, Laurel Krohn, Caleb Krohn, Madison Hawkins, Clara Hawkins, Blake Hawkins and Steven Vaught.
Visitation was held from  6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 18, at Immanuel Lutheran Church.
She died Sunday, May 14, 2017, at Premier Estates in Pierce.
Marceline “Marcy” Ardith was born on Easter Sunday morning, April 8, 1928, on a farm northeast of Osmond, the daughter of Edwin and Frieda (Carstens) Koehn.  She was baptized on April 29, 1928, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Osmond. The family moved to the Battle Creek area and then to Meadow Grove. Marcy was confirmed on May 12, 1940, at the age of 12 at St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church in Meadow Grove. The family moved to Pierce in 1942, where she graduated from high school in 1946. She worked as a secretary in the Pierce County Courthouse and later as a long-distance telephone operator in Norfolk. She married Marvin Krohn on June 8, 1949, at Zion Lutheran Church in Pierce. Five children were born to this union. The couple farmed northwest of Osmond until retiring in September of 1986.
Survivors include four children, Jean Vaught of Norfolk, Carole (Joel) Stutts of Colorado Springs, Larry (Linda) Krohn of Osmond and Gail (Kirk) Hawkins of Omaha; eight grandchildren, Tim and Todd Vaught, Nathan, Laurel and Caleb Krohn and Madison, Clara and Blake Hawkins, and one great-grandson, Steven Vaught.
She was preceded in death by her husband; an infant daughter, Janice; her parents, and brother Dale of Plano, TX.
Memorials in lieu of flowers are requested to Orphan Grain Train, LCMS World Relief, Lutheran Hour Ministries and Immanuel Lutheran Church (A/V projector replacement).