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In Memory of

Margaret C. Stender

March 30, 1926 - March 27, 2015

Obituary


Margaret (Marge) Stender died peacefully in her sleep on March 27, 2015 with family by her side. Marge was born on March 30, 1926 in Akeley, Minnesota to Swedish immigrants. She was devoted to her family. She loved to help others and quilt. Marge was preceded in death by her husband, William Stender.
Marge is survived by her five children: Susan Ziehler of Springfield, OR; John Stender of Shevlin, MN; James Stender of Vancouver, WA; Robert Stender of Snoqualmie, WA, and Kristy Stender of Deer Park, WA., plus 14 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren and her...

Margaret (Marge) Stender died peacefully in her sleep on March 27, 2015 with family by her side. Marge was born on March 30, 1926 in Akeley, Minnesota to Swedish immigrants. She was devoted to her family. She loved to help others and quilt. Marge was preceded in death by her husband, William Stender.
Marge is survived by her five children: Susan Ziehler of Springfield, OR; John Stender of Shevlin, MN; James Stender of Vancouver, WA; Robert Stender of Snoqualmie, WA, and Kristy Stender of Deer Park, WA., plus 14 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren and her brother, Clarence Olafson of Akeley, MN.
She will be interred at Skyline Memorial Gardens in Portland, OR. A memorial service will be held on Friday, April 10 at 1 p.m. at St. Andrew Lutheran Church, 5607 NE Gher Rd, Vancouver, WA 98662. Donations in her honor can be made to St. Andrew Lutheran Church.