Hilda M. Marks, age 103, of Adrian, died on Thursday, April 6, 2017 at ProMedica Charlotte Stephenson Manor in Adrian.
She was born April 14, 1913 in Blissfield Township to William and Fredricka (Zahn) Marks. She graduated from Blissfield High School and St. Luke’s Nursing School. She served as a Registered Nurse in the Army Nurse Corp from 1942 – 1967. She was awarded the Bronze Star and the Army Commendation Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster. Hilda served in the European Theater in WWII and also served in a M.A.S.H. Unit during the Korean War. After that, she worked at Bixby Medical Center for 10 years. She was a member of St. Stephens’ Lutheran Church.
Hilda is survived by ten nieces and nephews, Leola Hunt, Herbert Marks, Patricia Frohnapfel, Norman (Babe) Marks, Stanley (Judy) Marks, Paul (Jeannine) Marks, Roy (Rosalie) Marks, James (Sandy) Burgess, Richard (Debbie) Marks and Mildred Marks and many great nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, four brothers, and two sisters.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, April 10, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Stephen’s Lutheran Church. Burial will be in Pleasant View Cemetery in Blissfield. Visitation will be held on Sunday, April 9, 2017 from 3:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian.
You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Stephens’ Lutheran Church or Hospice of Lenawee. Envelopes are available at the Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian.