On August 12, 1937, Marian was united in marriage to Marion Belknap
at Austin, Minn.
For a number of years Marian
and Verle Townseley ran the Corner Dress Shop in Greene.
married Gordon Wood on September 8, 1962 at the United Methodist Church
Marian was a devoted member of the United Methodist Church in Greene and Marble Rock.
She served in various offices of the church, was organist and choir member.
was also a 25 year member of the United Methodist Women
was an excellent cook, hard working farm wife and loving mother and grandmother.
Marian was a truly special person who will be missed very much.
Living family members include twin daughters, Kay (Franklin) Troutner of Nashua and Karen (Noel) Mizell of St. Charles, Mo.; five grandchildren, Tricia (Tim) Schultz, Teria Troutner, Tina (Jon) Schmidt, Tammy Maygar and Todd Mizell; three great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; a daughter-in-law, Dee Belknap of Eldora and her three children, Roger, Marsha and Rodney; many nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husbands; a son, Francis Belknap on September 11, 2007; a son-in-law, Noel Mizell on October 5, 2008; two brothers, Clinton and Dwight Marsh; and two sisters, Lillian Marsh and Harriet Scheidler.
Memorials may be directed to the Marian Wood Memorial Fund, 3135 270th Street, Nashua, IA 50658.
The Hauser Funeral Home, (641) 228-2323, www.hauserfh.com, in Charles City, is in charge of arrangements.