Helen Marjerus, 101, Albert Lea

Published 9:29 am Monday, October 29, 2012

Funeral services for Helen Mabel Marjerus, 101, of Albert Lea, will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Bayview/Freeborn Funeral Home. The Rev. Mark Niethammer will officiate. Burial will be at Graceland Cemetery.  Friends my  greet the family one hour prior to the services at the funeral home. Online condolences are welcome at www. bayviewfuneral.com.


Helen died Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012, at Oak Park Place in Albert Lea.

Helen Mabel Marjerus was born on Dec. 27, 1910, in Freeborn county the daughter of Ole and Jurgena (Jorgenson) Ingvaldson. She attended and graduated from Albert Lea High School and then completed beauty training in Fargo, N.D., and the Chicago Hair Dressing Academy. She had a salon in Mazeppa for a short time and then owned and operated her business in Rochester. On Feb. 20, 1947, Helen was united in marriage to Martin Majerus. After Martin’s death she moved back to Albert Lea where she made her home at Oak Park Place.

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Helen is survived by her sister, Marvel Olson of Albert Lea and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; four brothers; one sister; and a niece and nephew.