Marjorie E. Overturf
June 28, 1924 — March 18, 2015

Marjorie Ellyn Gridley Pixley Overturf died on Wednesday, March 18, 2015, at the age of 90.

She is survived by her daughter Darcy (Kent) Overturf; grandchildren Leila Erdmann, Jason (Victoria) Erdmann and Jessica Erdmann; great-grandchild Torian Bormett; niece Mary Reykdal; sister Sally Van Kleeck; and brothers David (Delcie) Sharpe and Benjamin Sharpe. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.

She was the second daughter of Florence and Ben Gridley. She went to school at Miss Brown’s School of Business in Milwaukee as well as UW-Madison. She was married to Wayne Overturf for 58 years until his passing in 2010. She was very passionate about Christianity and traveled all over the world, doing mission work and enjoying life. She was very active in the Methodist Church and a charter member of NSCS.

Visitation will be held from 9 AM until the time of the funeral service at 11 AM on Saturday, March 28, at Good Shepherd United Methodist Church, 800 Lake Drive, Oconomowoc.

Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm- Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, call 262-567-4459 or visit online at