Marion B. Standring, 93, Monticello

Marion Standring
Marion Standring

Marion B. Standring, 93, Monticello, died Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012, at the New River Medical Center of Monticello.
Visitation was Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, 9-11 a.m., at the Community United Methodist Church, 9225 Jason Avenue NE, Monticello. Funeral service was Saturday, 11 a.m., at the church. Rev. Rhodel Jacobson officiated. Interment was Monday, Sept. 10, 1 p.m., at Fairview Cemetery of Raymond, Minn.
Marion was born May 5, 1919 in Renville, Minn., to Neil and Kathryn (VanAkkern) Bauman. She married Arthur Standring in Litchfield, Minn.  on May 22, 1937.
Marion loved to travel and was an avid photographer. She was also gifted with many hobbies including making handmade quilts, furniture caning, hardanger and embroidery.
She is survived by her children Karen (Mike) Ackerson, Gwen (Bob) Graue, Connie Kanthak;  10 grandchildren;  and 19 great-grandchildren.
Marion was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and seven siblings, Myrtle, Edna, Evelyn, Hazel, Leola, Lorraine, and Arlo.
Memorials are preferred to the Community United Methodist Church of Monticello.
Funeral arrangements were with the Peterson-Grimsmo Chapel of Monticello.