Marilyn Joyce Harmon, 73, of Elk River, died peacefully, surrounded by family, Thursday evening, April 19, 2012, at Mercy Hospital, Coon Rapids.
She was born May 23, 1938, in Hamel, Minn. to Herman and Mary Jane Roelke. She married Robert V. Harmon on July 22, 1976, and was a homemaker and managed the Osseo Manor apartment complex before she and her husband built their own home in Elk River.
Mrs. Harmon enjoyed time spent with family, friends and her dogs. She enjoyed gardening, fishing, traveling and card playing.
The funeral service was Friday, April 27 at the Dingmann Funeral Care Chapel, Annandale, officiated by the Rev. Terry Grzybowski. Burial was at the Grace Southside Cemetery, Annandale. Memorials are preferred.
She is survived by her husband, Robert, of Elk River; children, Gail (Thor) Kaasa of Robbinsdale, Robin (Robert) Bradish of Zimmerman, Brenda (Kenneth) Price of Elk River, Robert B. of St. Cloud, and Steven (Kristie) of Blaine; 12 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Her parents and granddaughter Jamie Kaasa preceded her in death.
Marilyn Joyce Harmon, 73