Marian L. Ammentorp, age 87, of Withee, passed away Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at the Clark County Health Care Center in Owen.
Her funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, January 26, 2013 at Saint John’s Lutheran Church in Withee. Rev. Tom Myhre will officiate. A visitation will be held Saturday from 10 a.m. until the time of service at the church in Withee. Burial will follow the service in the Nazareth Lutheran Church Cemetery, Withee.
Marian was born April 16, 1925 to Wilbert and Eva (Robinson) Hansen in the Owen, WI. Marian graduated Owen High School in May 1943. She moved to Milwaukee shortly after graduation. Marian worked for Allis-Chalmers for 13 years and stopped working in 1956 prior to the birth of her daughter, Patricia.
Marian Hansen was joined in marriage on June 19, 1948 at the First Congregational Church in Owen to Roy Ammentorp. She and Roy moved back to Withee (Town of Longwood) in 1978, when she and Roy moved to a farm in the Town of Longwood and worked together on the farm until their retirement. Marian continued to reside on the farm.
Marian is survived by her son, Don Ammentorp of Milwaukee, her daughter, Kathy Ammentorp of Milwaukee, her sister, Dorothy Roberts of Owen and other relatives and friends.
Marian is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Roy Ammentorp, her daughter, Patricia Ammentorp, and her brother, Wilbert Hansen Jr.
The Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home of Owen is assisting the family with arrangements. Friends may send online condolences to www.maurinaschilling.com