DECATUR - Marlene J. Campbell, formerly of Decatur passed from this life June 19, 2007 in Laramie, Wyoming, home to her and her family since 1968. Marlene was born December 5, 1937, to Orville and Gladys Mork in Montevideo, Minnesota. After graduating from Hamline University she married Robert A. Campbell. Marlene began her teaching career at Washington Grade School in Decatur, and then taught at Lincoln and Linford grade schools in Laramie, Wyoming. Marlene held passions for her family, her students, her pets, music and wildlife. A memorial service will be Tuesday, June 26th, 5:30 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, Laramie. Montgomery-Stryker Funeral Home is making arrangements. Memorials to: American Humane Society, Trinity Lutheran Church, Hospice of Laramie, The Laramie Animal Shelter Foundation or the charity of donor's choice. Surviving are: her mother, Gladys Mork of Laramie, her husband Robert, son John, grandchildren Katie, Kara, Koby and Kylie (all of Laramie); her brother-in-law, Bruce Campbell and his wife Elizabeth of Decatur; her uncle, Donald Lukken and wife, Alice of Clarkfield, Minn.; nieces Christina Flower of Chicago; Lisa Hein of Decatur; her aunt, Eunice Mork and family of Salome, Az.; cousins, David Lukken of Clarkfield, Minn.; Barbara Slykt of Minneapolis; Diane Olson and Don Mork of Boyd, Minn. The family welcomes entries on Marlene's Web site at: www.montgomerystryker.com. Obituary written by family members. Online guest book at www.legacy.com/herald-review/Obituaries.asp
Published by Decatur Herald & Review on Jun. 25, 2007.