Article Image Alt Text

MARJORIE “MARGE” HAGENSON

The memorial service for Marge Hagenson, 87, of Britton, SD, will be 2:00pm, Saturday, January 9, 2021, at First Lutheran Church, Britton, SD, with Terrill Sorensen officiating. Inurnment at Britton Cemetery. Marge died Wednesday, January 6, at Wheatcrest Hills, Britton.

Arrangements by Spitzer-Miller Funeral Home, 1111 South Main Street, Aberdeen, SD, 57401 and online at www. spitzerfuneralhome.com. Marge Likness was born

October 8, 1933, to Lawrence and Vivian (Langford) Likness in Veblen, SD. She grew up and attended school there, graduating from Veblen High School.

Marge married Jack Hagenson on November 26, 1952, in Webster, SD. They lived on a farm near Hillhead until 1974. They owned and ran Clarence’s Bar in Eden from 1974-1976. They moved to rural Britton in 1977, and in 1992, they moved into Britton. Marge and Jack helped area farmers with the harvest. Marge worked at Hortons in Britton until retiring. She then worked at Cliff’s, Sheldahl’s and finally home health. Jack passed away February 2, 1993.

Marge was a past member of Zion Lutheran Church in Hillhead, SD, and later Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Veblen, SD. She was a member of the PTA and sold Avon when her children were young. Marge was the vice president of the VFW Auxiliary. She liked gardening and grew beautiful flowers. Marge loved to spend time with family at their family cabin at North Buffalo Lake. Her poodles Fifi and Midget held a special place in her heart.

Grateful for having shared Marge’s life are her children: Steve (Ellen) Hagenson and Michael Dean Hagenson; her grandchildren: Casey (Kevin) Whiteface, Jacob (Paige) Hagenson, Stephanie (Spencer) Oland, Angela (Edward) Gleason, Dustin (Amy) Hagenson, Anthony Hagenson, Ashley Poitra, and Charles Poitra; great-grandchildren: Liv Renéé Whiteface, Dante Hagenson, Steven Hagenson, Emma Hagenson, Sonja Oland, Joanna Oland, Miranda Oland, William Gleason, Joseph Gleason, Jacelynne Gleason, Damian Hagenson, Alexander Hagenson, Aubrianna Hagenson, Annaliese Hagenson, Kyson Hagenson, Meleana Hagenson, Connor Hagenson, Taylor Hagenson, Avarie Hagenson, Payton Poitra, and Braxton Poitra; brother-in-law: Dean Stabnow; and sister-in-law Pat Likness.

Preceding Marge in death are her parents, husband, daughter: Renéé Brandriet, brothers: Lawrence, David, and Bruce Likness; and sisters: Betty Stabnow and Virginia Likness.

Marshall County Journal

PO Box 69, Britton, SD 57430
Phone: (605) 448-2281
Fax: (605) 448-2282