|(Tuesday - September 29, 2020) -
Marilyn E. Steiro, age 84, of Amasa, passed away on Sunday, September
27, at the Iron County Medical Care Facility in Crystal Falls.
Marilyn was born on June 19, 1936, in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, daughter of
the late George and Esther (Lammers) Jensema. She grew up in the
Sheboygan area and graduated from Oostberg High School. She lived on the
family dairy farm and later met Kenneth Steiro in Northern Wisconsin.
They were united in marriage on June 13, 1959, in Gibbsville, Wisconsin.
He preceded her in death on March 15, 2002. They resided in Lakewood and
Pestigo, Wisconsin, until they moved to Amasa in 1967.
enjoyed picking berries, canning, gardening, rummage sales and
especially time spent with her family and friends, but most of all her
She is survived by three sons Keith (Leigh) Steiro
of Amasa, Dale (Carrie) Steiro of Amasa, and Erick (Lisa) Steiro of
Spearfish, South Dakota; two brothers Calvin (Harriet) Jensema and Mark
"Butch" Jensema both of Oostburg, Wisconsin; one sister Carol DenBoer of
Sheboygan; four grandchildren Carmen (Josh) Novak, Hank Steiro, Michaela
Steiro, Casey Steiro, and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to
her parents and husband Ken, Marilyn is preceded in death by two
brothers Gordon and Floyd Jensema and three sisters Dorothy Wilterdink,
Vi Jensema and Joyce Van Haveren.
Visitation will be held
Thursday, October 1, from 10:00 until 11:00 AM at the Jacobs-Plowe
Funeral Home in Crystal Falls. Funeral Services will be 11:00 at the
funeral home. Pastor Vicky Prewitt will officiate. Burial will be in
Hematite Township Cemetery in Amasa.
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The family has chosen the Jacobs - Plowe Funeral Home and Cremation
Services of Crystal Falls to honor Marilyn's legacy of life.