Marjorie Ruth Younger, 82, of Thornton, passed away September 26, 2013 in Wheat Ridge. She was born June 16, 1931 in Weld County, CO to George and Olinda (Weickum) Krantz. She graduated from Adams City High School in 1949 and married Norman Younger on February 25, 1950 in Adams County, CO.
Marjorie Ruth Younger is survived by her husband Norman; five children Gary (Sheila) Younger, Gregory Younger, Gwenda (David) Windholz, Janel (John) Younger and Bryan (Pearl) Younger; brother, Dale Krantz; eight grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents, George and Olinda Krantz; brother Marrel Krantz and her son Roger Younger.
She enjoyed camping, traveling, knitting, crocheting, and spoiling her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Marjorie spent four years in Italy while her husband was in the military and loved her "Italian" experience. She will always be loved, cherished, and remembered as a kind and loving woman.
A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 1:00pm at Brighton United Methodist Church.
Memorial Contributions can be made to the Alzheimer's Disease Association, 455 Sherman Street, Suite 500, Denver, Colorado 80203.
Tabor-Rice Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.