Marjorie E. Bugge, 89 of Austin died Tuesday July 31st, 2012 at Mayo Clinic Health Systems Austin.
Marjorie was born December 14, 1922 in Mitchell County, Iowa, to Ole and Nellie (Smith) Johnson. She graduated from the Rose Creek High School in 1941 where she played basketball and volleyball. She was also a member of the band and played bass drum. Marjorie was married to Erving Bugge on December 14, 1942. Erving passed away on October 7, 1979. Following Erving’s death, Marj went to work at the Sterling Drug Store for several years. In her younger years she enjoyed square dancing and bowling. Marjorie was a member of St. Olaf Lutheran Church. She loved spending time with her family and grandchildren. Marjorie was an avid baseball fan and loved watching the Minnesota Twins games. Marjorie was preceded in death by her husband, parents, two sisters and one brother. She is survived by son, Jerry Bugge, Faribault, MN, daughter Sandy Fielding, Austin, MN, daughter and son-in-law, Wanda and Jon Lenoch, Austin, MN; 8 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, sister-in-law, Monica Johnson, Austin, MN, nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday August 4th, 2012 at the Clasen Jordan Mortuary with the Reverend Kristi Koppel officiating. Interment will be in Oakwood Cemetery. Visitation will be on Friday from 4:00 to 6:00PM at the Clasen-Jordan Mortuary and for one hour before the service on Saturday morning.