Marjorie “Marge” Gertrude Bellig age 76 of Redwood Falls passed away Tuesday, July 28, 2015 at her home surrounded by family. Visitation will be 1:00-3:00 p.m. Friday, August 7 at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church with a prayer service at 2:30 p.m. Online condolences may be sent at www.stephensfuneralservice.com. Stephens Funeral Service – Redwood Valley Funeral Home in Redwood Falls is assisting the family with arrangements.
Marjorie Gertrude Bellig was born November 22, 1938 in Browerville, Minnesota to Thomas and Martha (Drajna) Ostrowski. She graduated from high school and went on to college and became a teacher. Marge taught all levels of education in a country school, and then did daycare for many years. She worked at Dakota Inn for a number of years and at Jackpot where she was employed until her death. Marge married Tom Holscher and had three daughters: Pam, Janet, and Michele. They later divorced. She married Robert Bellig. Marge loved spending time with her family and baking with her grandchildren. She enjoyed taking road trips with her brother and her grandchildren, and taking cruises with her husband Bob and brother Kenny and his wife. Marge loved sewing all kinds of things for her children and grandchildren.
Marge is survived by her husband Bob Bellig; daughters Pam Panitzke, Janet (Greg) Bitker, and Michele (Gordy) Harazin; 7 step-children: Pete, Wayne, Jo, Gail, Sandy, Suzie, and Faye; 10 grandchildren: Ben, Tina, Alysa, Brandon, Brandee, Shawna, Brooks, Stephanie, Derek, and Courtney; 16 great-grandchildren and 2 on the way. She is preceded in death by her parents Tom and Martha and brothers Kenny and Buddy.