Marion Mahala Heins, age 85, of Delano died Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2010, at the Annandale Care Center.
Marion attended and graduated from the Clearlake High School in Clearlake, WI.
She has resided in Delano since the early ‘50s, and was an active member, when she was able, in her church, Village Evangelical Free Church in Independence.
Marion wrote a book, “Hardships and Joys,” a story of her life.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Vernon; a great-grandson, Kamden Gustafson; two brothers; and two sisters.
Marion is survived by her children, Diana and Brian Zander, Dale and Jill Heins, and David Heins; six grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services took place Saturday, Oct. 2 at 2 p.m. at the Iten Funeral Chapel in Delano with Pastor Donna Anderson officiating. Interment was in the Delano Public Cemetery.
Arrangements by the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.