Marilyn Jean Gottschling, 72, a Deming resident, passed away Tuesday April 23, 2013 at La Posada Hospice in Las Cruces.
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A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, May 5, 2013 at Redeemer Lutheran Church located at 600 W. Florida in Deming. Refreshments and visitation with the family will be held from noon to 1 p.m., with a light luncheon to follow the service. Cremation has taken place at Baca's Mimbres Crematory.
Marilyn was born October 1, 1940 to Edna Berwald and William Rohloff in Ortonville, Minnesota. She was a lifetime Lutheran and was active in the choir and LWML at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Deming. She was involved in several service organizations in Deming.
She is survived by her husband, Michael Gottschling; her 2 children, Julie Anderson of Richfield, MN; son, Scott Johnson of Minneapolis, MN; 1 grandchild; 3 step children, Michael Gottschling and wife Bonnie of Buford, GA; Ronald Gottschling and companion Jeanne Wendel of Egan, MN; and Kevin Gottschling and wife Jennifer of Las Vegas, NV. Also survived by her brother Bill Rohloff and his wife Julia of Houston, TX; brother, Jon Rohloff and wife Sandy of Bertha, MN; sister, Joyce Kaczmarick of Black River Falls, WI; as well as 8 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
Entrusted to the care of Baca's Funeral Chapels and Mimbres Crematory - exclusive provider for "Veterans & Family Memorial Care."
To sign the online guest book or to send a card, please visit our website at www.bacasfuneralchapels.com.
Published in Deming Headlight on May 4, 2013