Mrs. Marlys Rowenhorst, age 83, of Orange City, passed away on Saturday, September 21st, at the Prairie Ridge Care Center in Orange City.
There will be a memorial service on Wednesday, September 25th, at 11:00 am, at the First Reformed Church in Orange City, with Rev. Mark Haverdink will officiate. Interment will be prior to the service at the West Lawn Cemetery in Orange City.
There will be a family prayer service on Wednesday, at 9:30 am, at the Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City.
Visitation with the family will be on Tuesday, from 5:00 to 7:00 pm, at the Oolman Funeral Home in Orange City, which is in charge of the arrangements for 83-year-old Marlys Rowenhorst of Orange City.
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