Marianne Hede Holland, 81, passed away Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines.

A memorial service is currently pending at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1195 Prairieview Avenue, Van Meter. Inurnment will take place at Iowa Veterans Cemetery in Van Meter on March 25th at 2:00 p.m.

Marianne was born December 19, 1937 in Delmenhorst, Germany to Willi Karl and Marie (Fahlbusch) Schulz. She married William S. Holland on December 7, 1957 in Jacksonville, IL. To this union two children were born. Marianne and Bill had been residents of the Des Moines area since 1968. Bill preceded Marianne in death on November 2, 2017.

Marianne is survived by her daughter, Annamarie Holland of Des Moines; son, Merle C. (Joyce) Holland of Des Moines; grandchildren, Anita Holland, Stephanie (Josh) Chronley, Bridgette Holland, and Nick (Brooklyn) Holland; great grandchildren, Kaleb and William Chronley; brother, Karl-Heinz; and niece and nephews, Sandra, Axel, Marco, Arthur, Peter, Frank, Timo, and Markus.

In addition to her husband Bill, Marianne was preceded in death by her parents, brother Arthur and sister Emmi.

In remembrance of Marianne, memorials may be directed to the family for a future designation.

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Service Details

Memorial service is pending.
Monday, March 25, 2019
2:00 pm
Iowa Veterans Cemetery
Van Meter, Iowa
Hamilton's Funeral Home
605 Lyon Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
(515) 243-5221

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