ORAN -- Marie J. Eftink, 89, died Sept. 30, 2012, at her home.
Born April 18, 1923, in Randles, to the late W.J. and Wilhelmenia Brand Trankler, she was a member of the Guardian Angel Catholic Church in Oran and St. Ann Sodality.
On Nov. 12, 1940, she married Paul J. Eftink who preceded her in death on Aug. 20, 1997.
She was also preceded in death by one grandson, four brothers and one sister.
Survivors include: three sons and daughters-in-law, Eugene and Jerralee Eftink and John and Claret Eftink of Chaffee and Mark and Rebecca Eftink of Oran; two daughters and sons-in-law, Marilyn and Lanny Koch of Chaffee and Carolyn and Jerome Landewee of Oran; and 20 grandchildren and 37 great-grandchildren.
Visitation is scheduled after 4 p.m. today at the Amick Burnett Funeral Chapel in Oran. A parish rosary will be recited at 6 p.m. followed by Knights of Columbus prayers at 6:15 p.m. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Guardian Angel Catholic Church with the Rev. Randy Tochtrop serving as celebrant.
Burial will follow at Guardian Angel Catholic Cemetery.