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Wednesday, July 25, 2012

TSGS Member Joins her Ancestors


Marjorie E. (Greb) Heerdink, (86)

of Evansville, Indiana... passed away Saturday, July 21, 2012, at her home surrounded by her loved ones.
She was formally employed at Southern Indiana Wire, Indianapolis, Ind. She was a member of the Women Auxiliary VFW Post #1114, Fraternal Order of Police and the Tri-State Genealogy Society. Marjorie enjoyed crocheting, reading and music. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great grandmother and anchor of her family.  She was preceded in death by her son, Ronald Heerdink; brothers, James, Robert and Joseph Greb.
Marjorie is survived by her husband of 41 years, Norman L. Heerdink; daughters, Judy Myers, of Boonville, Julie "Dawn" Fine and Tonya Gee and husband Allen, all of Evansville; sons Jeffrey Overton, of Naples, Fla., and Robert Heerdink, of Frisco, Texas; 12 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandson; brothers, Raymond Greb, Herman (Buddy) Greb and Norman (Tommy) Greb; sisters, Mary Louise Galoway and Norma Jean Rasmussen; nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday July 25, 2012, at Ziemer Funeral Home East Chapel, 800 S. Hebron Ave., Evansville, IN 47714.  Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Thursday July 26, 2012, at the funeral home.  The family would like to thank the staff at Heritage Hospice for their loving care.  Burial will be at Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery.  Condolences may be made to the family online at

Published in Courier Press on July 24, 2012

1 comment:

Susan Skinner said...

I am Marjorie's granddaughter. Her parents were Herman and Mary Ellen "Nellie" (Jarboe) Greb. Her sister Mary Louise's last name is actually spelled Galloway.