Obituary for Marian O. Warnke
Marian O. Warnke, 86, passed away on Wednesday, April 18, 2012 in Lake Havasu Cit, AZ. She was born in Wildrose, North Dakota on September 30, 1925 to Oliver and Alpha Bekkedahl.
Marian was married to Vernon D. Warnke in January 1949. They retired to Lake Havasu City where she lived for over 30 years. Marian was an avid bridge player and had many dear friends in her bridge groups. Family was at the center of Marian’s life. She was a devoted mother to her two children Greg and Kim, and her son-in-law Victor Trujillo.
She touched many lives including those of her family members Lenard and Carol Bekkedahl, Oliver and Joan Bekkedahl, and many nieces and nephews including Jeff and Tonya Bekkedahl of Lake Havasu City. Her husband Vernon and her sister Mildred and brother Archie predeceased her.
A visitation will be held on Tuesday April 24th between 4 and 6 p.m. at Lake Havasu Mortuary & Crematory on Kiowa Boulevard. She will be buried next to her husband At Lake Havasu Memorial Gardens in Lake Havasu City. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Havasu, P.O. Box 597, Lake Havasu City, Arizona 86405. We honor and celebrate her life and the love, warmth and insight she brought to ours.