Marilyn E. Swenson, 91

Marilyn E. Swenson, 91

Brandon-Marilyn E. Swenson, 91, of Brandon, died Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017 at Bethany Nursing Home in Brandon. Private family services will be held.

Marilyn E. Egge, daughter of Nels and Gunda (Hanson) Egge, was born Aug. 16, 1926 in Sioux Falls.

Marilyn was united in marriage with Merle Swenson on Jan. 3, 1946.

Grateful for having shared her life are her daughter, Becky Mohr and her husband, Brian, Garretson, S.D.; two grandchildren, Jessica Hunsaid and her husband, Ryan, Garretson, Matt Mohr and his wife, Caitlin, Portland, Ore; five great-grandchildren, Addison Hunsaid, Cora Hunsaid, Berkley Hunsaid, Aidan Pitts, Elliott Mohr; a sister, Darlene, of Alaska; and many other relatives and friends.

Marilyn was preceded in death by her husband, Merle, on Jan. 20, 2000; a son, Terry Swenson; and many siblings. 

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