Marjorie Lou Eide, 81, of Lanesboro, died Friday, Sept. 28, 2012, in Lanesboro.

She was born July 29, 1931, in Lanesboro, to Joseph and Bertha (Bremseth) Northouse. She graduated from Lanesboro High School with the class of 1949.

On Jan. 14, 1950, she married Glen H. Eide at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Lanesboro. He died Jan. 4, 2002.

Mrs. Eide was a homemaker. She was a member of the Legion Auxiliary, the North Prairie Lutheran Church and the WELCA. She enjoyed bowling, golf, music, playing cards and cooking.

She is survived by three sons, Gary of Lanesboro, Keith (Charlene) of Lanesboro and Kevin (Sandy) of Mahtomedi; two daughters, Gayle (Richard Horihan) Burdick of Lanesboro and Beth (Ryan) Vitse of Peterson; 15 grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, one sister and a son-in-law.

Funeral services were held on Monday at the North Prairie Lutheran Church in rural Lanesboro, with the Revs. Ronald and Janet Warnes officiating. Burial was in North Prairie Cemetery.

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