Marilyn Paskewitz, 77, of Staples, passed away December 1, 2017 at Lakewood Health System Care Center, Staples.
A Celebration of Life will be held at Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, at 11 a.m. at the Staples Church of Christ with Pastor Barry Klein officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the church.
Interment will be at the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery near Little Falls at a later date.
Arrangements are with the Brenny Funeral Chapel, Staples.
Marilyn was born January 15, 1940 in Staples to Edward and Inez (Chilberg) Olson. She attended Country School District #136 and graduated from Staples High School. Marilyn continued her education at Brainerd Technical College. In 1959, she married Dean Paskewitz and they celebrated 58 years of marriage this past summer. Marilyn worked for a number of years as a nurse in the OB department. She enjoyed reading, antiques, ceramics and flowers.
She is survived by her husband, Dean; one son, Neil (Reeva), of Rathdrum, ID; two grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and one sister, Joann Current.
She was preceded in death by her parents.