Marilyn Elaine (Moline) Pearthree, age 86, of Cambridge and formerly of Barnum, died peacefully July 22, 2019 at Cambridge Medical Center. Memorial services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, July 30th at Strike Life Tributes, 720 1st Ave E, Cambridge. A time for visiting will be held one hour prior to the service. A luncheon will be held after the service, followed by interment at the Leonard Cemetery in Kettle River.
Marilyn Elaine (Moline) Pearthree, age 86, of Cambridge and formerly of Barnum and Hinckley, died peacefully July 22, 2019 at Cambridge Medical Center.
Marilyn was born on December 26, 1932 in Moose Lake, Minnesota to Charles and Sylvia (Seppanen) Moline. She grew up in Kettle River and graduated from Barnum High School in 1950. After graduation she lived in Seattle before returning to Kettle River. On January 16, 1954 she married Harold “Bud” Pearthree and they raised their four children in the Barnum and Hinckley areas.
Upon retirement, Marilyn and Bud pulled up roots and headed west settling in the Black Hills area of South Dakota. Marilyn enjoyed working at the famous Game Lodge in Custer State Park, meeting people from all over the world. After ten years they returned to Minnesota to spend time with their children and grandchildren.
Marilyn loved participating in all kinds of games with her family. She also enjoyed dancing, camping, fishing, bowling, and everything outdoors. Marilyn was an ardent supporter of her children’s education and other activities. She will be dearly missed.
Marilyn is survived by her husband, Harold “Bud” Pearthree; four children, Deb Pearthree, Craig Pearthree (Yvonne Olsen), Cindy (Mark) Sundberg, and Heidi (Steve) Olander; one sister, Karen Davis; grandchildren, Ben, Mikhail, Pete, Jesse, Kelsey (Sergio), Isaac, Janaya, Lacy (Joe), Aaron, Tekle, Zenebesh, Amanda (Adam), Betsy, Jackie; great-grandchildren, Liliana and Kade; and by many other relatives and friends. Besides her parents she was preceded in death by a sister, Faye Peterson.