We celebrate the life of Marlys J. Hauschild, 82, Breckenridge, MN, who was received into Heaven on Monday, October 14, 2013 at her son's home, surrounded by her family and under the care of Riveredge Hospice. The Funeral Service will be 10:00 a.m., Friday, October 18, at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Wahpeton, with Rev. Morris Stephens officiating. Visitation will be Thursday, from 5 PM to 8 PM, with a 7 PM Prayer Service at Willow Creek Chapel, Wahpeton, and one hour before the service at the church on Friday. Interment will be at St. John's Lutheran Cemetery, Tyler, ND. Vertin-Munson FH, Wahpeton, have been entrusted with the arrangements.
Marlys was born April 12, 1931 near Tyler, ND, the daughter of Courtland and Laura (Meyer) Miller. She was baptized on May 10, 1931 and confirmed on May 20, 1945 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Tyler. She grew up on the family farm and attended Summit No. 4, graduating from Wahpeton High School in 1949. She was united in marriage to Floyd W. Hauschild on July 2, 1950 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Tyler, ND. They resided on the Hauschild home farm. Marlys worked in Food Service at NDSSS from March of 1969 to 1973 taking time off and going back to work from 1981 to 1997. In 1982, the couple moved into Wahpeton, Floyd passed away November 6, 2006. Marlys moved to Breckenridge in 2007, where she has since lived.
Marlys was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Tyler, ND and currently belonged to Immanuel Lutheran Church, Wahpeton. She was active in both LWML's. She was a sexton for St. John's Lutheran Cemetery, was involved with Summit Township 4-H for several years and belonged to Immanuel Crafty Ladies. She enjoyed crocheting, quilting, baking and having coffee with her Summit friends each Wednesday. Marlys was a very unselfish person who had a great love and affection for her family and friends.
Marlys is survived by six sons: Brian (Annette) Hauschild, Gillette, WY; Greg (Barbara) Hauschild, Moorhead, MN; Kevin Hauschild, Menahga, MN; Brad Hauschild, Fargo, ND; Kim (Heidi) Hauschild, St. Louis Park, MN, Noel (Val) Hauschild, Breckenridge; grandchildren: Brianne (Luke) Pennington, Seth and McKenna Hauschild, Heide (Travis) Martin, Mike (Jenn) Hauschild, Courtney (Ethan) Ehlert, Jessica (Barry) Stall, Jef (Whitney) Hauschild, Grant (fiancée, Grace Torguson) Hauschild, Cameron Hauschild, Nick (Stephanie) Hauschild, Dylan (fiancée, Julie Faure) Hauschild, Taylor Hauschild; step grandchildren: Neil (Amy) Powers, Nicholas (Heather) Powers, Vincent Twinn; great-grandchildren: Jude and Rafe Pennington Reilly and Sierra Martin, Kaitlyn, Haylee, and Grace Hauschild, Audrina and Willow Ehlert, Dexter Hauschild, Peter and Andrew Hauschild; step-great grandchildren: Meagan, Jaden, and Hunter Powers, Elizabeth Powers; her brother, Larry (Jeanette) Miller, Wahpeton; two sisters-in-law: Madeline Miller and Sophie Hauschild; and many nieces and nephews
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Floyd Hauschild, her brother, Darrel Miller, her grandson, Tate Robert Hauschild, her daughter-in-law, Judy Hauschild, her niece, Gayle Miller and her nephew, Blake Miller.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests a donation to Riveredge Hospice as a memorial to Marlys.