Marjorie Lorraine Ernst, age 91, of Weyauwega, passed away on Friday, November 4, 2011 at Park Vista in Waupaca. She was born on November 1, 1920 in Greenwood , Wisconsin, daughter of the late Albert and Agnes (Norris) Schwarze. On February 9, 1943, she married Marvin Ernst. He preceded her in death on August 18, 1998. In 1947 they moved to Weyauwega. Marjorie was a member of the Order of Eastern Star and a past Worthy Matron of that organization. She was also a member of several bridge clubs, Weymont Country Club Ladies League, and Riverside Medical center Auxiliary and a member of First Presbyterian Church in Weyauwega. She is survived by her children: Barbara (Marvin) Nollenberg, Weyauwega; Jay (Norene) Ernst, Weyauwega; grandchildren: Tyler (JoLene) Nollenberg, Weyauwega; Tamara (Grant) Johnson, Manawa; 6 great-granddaughters: Marihya, Sieanna, Brennya, Tishna, Matahya, and Eliza; sister: Dorothy Zarling, Cedarburg. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her great-grandson Grant Johnson Jr. It was Marge’s wish to be cremated and also not have a visitation or service.