Marion B. Neumann, age 87, of South Minneapolis and Maple Grove, died December 22, 2017 at home. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Friday, June 15th at Pilgrim United Methodist Church, 4325 Zachary Lane N. in Plymouth. (At the intersection of Rockford Rd (Co Rd 9) and Zachary Lane N.) In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer’s Association for research would be greatly appreciated.
Marion Blankholm Johnson Neumann passed away at the Walker Methodist Levande Residence in Cambridge, Minnesota on December 22, 2017 at the age of 87 years and 4 months.
Marion was a lover of music, gardening (especially roses), travel, church, family, friends and of her cats. She was a long-time member of Epworth and Pilgrim United Methodist Churches, The Silvertones (formerly known as The Mother Singers), and a former member of the National Rose Society (she won many ribbons at the Minnesota State Fair).
Marion is survived by her 6 children: William Lee “Bill” (Mel) Johnson, Marie Johnson, Barbara (Dale) Brandt, Diane Johnson, Dean (Pandora) Johnson and Nannette (Robb) Paradine; her 10 grandchildren: Bill, Amanda, Josh, Lucas, Laura, Heather, Ned, Melissa, Derek and Gabrielle; 3 great-grandchildren: Marlee, Oliver and Levi; and many other loved relatives and friends. She was much loved and will be missed by all who knew her.
Marion was interred at Fort Snelling beside her loving husband, David Neumann, in a private ceremony.