Wahpeton, ND-Memorial service for Jean Pfeifle, 73, of Wahpeton and formerly of Ashley will be 10:00 am, Saturday, November 10, 2018 at Zion Lutheran Church in Ashley. Rev. Alvin Beyer will officiate.
Jean died November 4, 2018 at her home.
Jean was born November 16, 1944 to Frederick and Mollie (Schock) Marzolf Jr. in Eureka, SD. She grew up in Ashley, ND.
Jean married the love of her life, Duane Pfeifle on November 15, 1964 in Zion Lutheran Church at Ashley. The couple lived on Duane’s family dairy farm, where they raised their children, until moving to Wahpeton, ND in the fall of 1991.
Jean was involved in homemakers and 4-H in Ashley. She was also an active member of Wahpeton Eagle’s Auxiliary. She enjoyed doing many types of crafts and baking cakes. Jean worked a variety of jobs, until retiring.
Grateful for having shared Jean’s life are her husband, Duane; daughters and son, Kelly (Carson) Kouba of Regent, ND, Kevin Pfeifle of Breckenridge, MN and Karla (Dan) Kraft of Wahpeton; 11 grandchildren, Kayla and Aaron Wendlandt, Kyle Kouba, Thaine, Cody, Dale and Kristina Pfeifle and Brooke, Kaitlin, Megan and Macy Kraft; six great-grandchildren, Jaylynn and Cayden Kouba, Teigan, Deziray and Preston Wendlandt and Amelia Kraft and three step-grandchildren, Kyle, Alexis and Faith Wendlandt.
Preceding Jean in death were her daughter, Carol and parents, Fred Jr. and Mollie Marzolf.
Honorary Urnbearers will be Jean’s grandkids and great-grandkids.
Jean was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, and will be missed by all who loved her.
Carlsen Funeral Home of Ashley has been entrusted with arrangements.