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Marjorie Ladenthin

Marjorie Pearl Ladenthin, 97, of Kingsley, Iowa passed away on Thursday, November 1, 2018 at Happy Siesta Care Center in Remsen, Iowa. She was taken to Heaven to be with her beloved husband, Larry, and her sons, Randy, Roger and Reginald.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at Trinity Lutheran Church in rural Hinton, Iowa.  Reverend Steven Stoll will officiate.  Burial will follow at the church cemetery.

There will be one hour of visitation at the church prior to the service on Tuesday.

The Johnson – Earnest Funeral Home in Kingsley is assisting Marjorie’s family with arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be directed to

Marjorie was born on April 27, 1921 in Le Mars, Iowa to George and Elsie (Idiker) Casper.  She and Lawrence “Larry” Ladenthin were united in marriage on October 12, 1940 in Plymouth County, Iowa.

Marjorie and Larry, along with their children, farmed for over 34 years near Kingsley, Iowa.

She baked wedding cakes for young couples in three states, all while helping on the farm.  One of her biggest loves was for her chickens.  She always had a large hatchery.

Marjorie will be lovingly remembered by her granddaughter, Holly Stevens of Prescott, Arizona; her grandson, Jason Ladenthin of Sioux City; and her great-grandson, Joshua Smith of Sioux City.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Larry and her sons, Randy, Roger and Reginald.  May you rest in peace, dear Grandma.

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