AKKERMAN INGEBRAND FUNERAL HOME – MORA
Marilyn Goldsmith, of Mora, MN died on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at St. Clare’s Living Community in Mora. She was 91.
MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at Mora United Methodist Church with Rev. Debra Schaffram officiating.
VISITATION will be held from 1:00-2:00 P.M. (1 hour prior to the service) on Saturday at the church.
INURNMENT will be at Oakwood Cemetery.
Marilyn Goldsmith, of Mora, MN, died on September 11, 2018 at St. Clare’s Living Community in Mora. She was 91 years old.
Marilyn was born on February 26, 1927 in Wishek, North Dakota to Donald and Irma Herr. At the age of 5 the family moved to Mora. Marilyn graduated from high school in 1945. On August 18, 1947 she was united in marriage to Robert Goldsmith. There were two children born to them. In 1956 they moved to Onamia where Robert was employed at Glenn’s Store which they later bought. In 1991 they retired and returned to Mora where they resided at the Dala House Senior Apartments until they moved to the Villages and then St. Clare’s.
She was baptized as an infant and was a member of the Mora United Methodist Church and active in the Ruth Circle.
She was preceded in death by her parents, grandparents and sister Carol Wenberg.
Left to mourn are her husband Robert; son David and wife Linda of Isle; daughter Bonnie and husband Michael Zea of Onamia; granddaughters Jaime (Jim) Strohmeier, Jill (Cory) Zimpel, Jennifer Goldsmith, Kathryn (Lucas) Mattila, and Erin Schenk (Jeremy Haugen); great grandchildren Zachary and Tyler Wiener, Erica and Abigail Zimpel, Courtney and Lyndsey Strohmeier, Aubrey and Laney Mattila, Grayson Haugen; step grandchildren Jessica, John and Kelly Becker; brother Donald (Sandra) Herr; sister Donna Pearson; sisters-in-law JoAnn Goldsmith, Evelyn Goldsmith, and Shirley Nelson; brother-in-law Jim (Sjona) Goldsmith; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.