Marjorie Weinman, 91, went to be with the Lord March 6, 2012, at her home in Arnold. Marjorie was born July 3, 1920, to Fay and Jancy (Johnson) Long at their home south of Arnold. She graduated from Arnold High School in 1938.
She attended college in Lincoln at the University of Nebraska and after college she taught school at Prairie View Country School.
Marjorie married Paul A. Weinman May 28, 1943. Five children were born to this union: Leon, Glen, Dale, Jim and Jean. Marjorie and her husband farmed south of Arnold and lived on her parents homestead until 1977, when they built and moved into the home in Arnold where she lived until her death.
Marjorie is survived by her four children, Leon (Bonnie) Weinman, Glen (Connie) Weinman, Jim (Nickie) Weinman, all of Arnold, and Jean (Wayne) Thunker of Paxton; 14 grandchildren, Brad Weinman of Aberdene, S.D., Clay Weinman of Arnold, Kyle Weinman of Aberdene, S.D., Traci (Shawn) Peterson of North PLatte, Dena (Terry) Mills of Arnold, Darren (Tammy) Weinman of Arnold, Della (Tom) Grassi of Nashville, Tenn., Dean (Jacque) Weinman of Arnold, Cam (Katie) Weinman of Arnold, Delite Weinman of Grand Insland, Kristi Weinman of Torrington, Wyo., Keri (Jim) Sundburg of Mendota, Ill., Roy (Mellisa) Watson of Pinedale, Wyo., and Paul (Kristin) Watson of Grand Island; four step-grandchildren, Quentin (Jeanene) Lusk, Chad Lusk, Tyann (Kirk) Nansel, all of North Platte, and Nicole (Jeff) Witthuhn of Callaway; 25 great-grandchildren, Jessica Weinman, Whitney and Alexandra Weinman, Samuel Peterson, Briana (Brian) Dick, April (Andrew) Tickle, Shavonne (Terence) Schacher, Brady and Ashton Weinman, Dana, Tyler and Danielle Grassi, Sierra Monroe, Savanah, Hunter and Hayden Weinman, Delanie Weinman, Karson and Raelynn Sundburg, Sena, Bailey, Cooper and Tucker Watson, and Grace and Garrett Watson; 10 step-great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren, Tysen and Jaxsen Schacher; two step-great-great-grandchildren; one sister-in-law, Ploma (Morris) Geiser of Kearney, and many nieces, nephews and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Irene Bay; her husband; her son, Dale Weinman; and a great-grandson, Steven Bradly Weinman.
Marjorie was a member of the Arnold Baptist Church, Ruth Circle, Rebekah Lodge, Busy Country Homemakers Extension Club and a leader of the Lincoln County 4-H Club. She enjoyed playing cards, crossword puzzles, crocheting, quilting, going to Lake McConaughy, playing bingo and spending time with family. Marajorie enjoyed holding and caring for her grandbabies. She was an excellent cook and seamstress. Whatever she did she did a great job and was a perfectionist.
Memorials have been established for the Arnold Baptist Church.
Published in Custer County Chief, March 15, 2012