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Marcella G Forster

February 10, 2008

Dateline: Durand

Marcella G. Forster, age 92 of Durand

Born: November 9, 1915

Died: February 10, 2008 at the Plum City Care Center in Plum City.

Marcella was born, raised and lived her entire life in the Town of Lima, rural Durand. She was the daughter of Anton and Frances (Weber) Forster. She attended Sacred Heart School at Lima. Marcella was a member of the Blessed Virgin Young Ladies Sodality and later the Holy Rosary P.C.C.W.

In 1930 she was a delegate to the National 4-H Congress in Chicago. She also was a member of the Homemakers Club. Marcella loved gardening and decorating the home. She had numerous flowerbeds all over the yard.

Marcella is survived by one sister, Callista (John) Weiss of Durand, one sister-in-law, Gloria Forster of Durand, 50 nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents, seven brothers, William, Hubert, Alfred, Fritz, Dick, Joe and Louis Forster three sisters, Rosebel Forster, Veronica Brenner and Clotilda Forster.


Funeral services will be 11:30 AM Thursday February 14, 2008 at the Holy Rosary Catholic Church-Lima, rural Durand. Fr. Jeffrey Burrill will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 8 PM Wednesday at the Rhiel Funeral Home, Durand, and one hour prior to services at the church on Thursday. Online condolences may be sent to: www.rhielfuneralhome.com Arrangements by the Rhiel Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Durand.