Margie Zietlow

Sept. 27, 1934-March 22, 2020

Marjorie Elaine Zietlow,

85, longtime Minot area

resident, died Sunday,

March 22, 2020.

Margie was born Sep-

tember 27, 1934 at Minot,

the daughter of Henry and

Hannah (Johnson) Han-

son. She was raised and

educated in Minot and

graduated from Minot

High School in 1952. Dur-

ing her younger years, she

was employed at Strand

Theater in downtown


Margie was united in

marriage to Donald Ziet-

low on June 26, 1953 in

Minot. They made their

home in Minot for a short

time, prior to moving to

the family farm in Afton

Township of Ward Coun-

ty, where they farmed

throughout the years and

raised their four children.

In addition to her life on

the farm, Margie also

worked for Northern

States Power Company,

Morelli’s Distributing and

later with the Dakota Boys

& Girls Ranch. Donald

died July 4, 1987.

Margie continued to

live on the farm until

2001, when she moved

into Minot.

Margie was a longtime

and active member of

Augustana Lutheran

Church, Minot until it

was merged into Christ

Lutheran Church after the

flood of 2011. Her hobbies

and interests included

crocheting, sewing, gar-

dening, baking and bowl-

ing. During her earlier

years, she was active in a

homemaker’s group and

served as a 4-H leader.

Margie is survived by:

children, David (Susan)

Zietlow, Minot; Dodie

(Curt) Hagel, Omaha, Neb,

Darcie (Joe) Haider,

Minot; son-in-law, Eldon

Wold, Minot; 9 grandchil-dren to include: Desidy

(Jason) Rohrer, Mindy

(Josh) Fulsebakke, David

Jr. (Tabitha) Zietlow and

Adam Zietlow; Raya

Hagel; Jayden (Heather)

Wold and Brian Wold and

his companion, April; Mi-

caela Haider and Alexis

Haider; 10

great-grandchildren to in-

clude: Ben, Gabbi, Lang-

don, Oakley, Elliott,

Kaiden, Tatum, Jacksen,

Hunter and Rayanne; si-

blings: Helen Bonebrake,

Minot, Virginia (Jack)

Trousdale, Dallas, TX,

Fred (Linell) Hanson,

Bismarck, ND, Rodney

(Marlene) Hanson,

Bismarck ND, Richard

(Margaret) Hanson, Lake-

side, AZ, Tom (Janet)

Hanson, Minot, Marti

(Frank) Misuraca, Minot;

sister-in-law, Shawnanne

Hanson, Minot.

Margie was preceded in

death by: her parents;

husband of 34 years,

Donald; daughter, Debbie

Wold; brothers, Donald

Hanson and his wife,

Edith and Russell Hanson.

Due to COVID-19 a

private Family Service by

invitation: Friday, March

27, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. in

Christ Lutheran Church,

Minot. Those wishing to

view the service live by

webcast can do so by ac-



For those wanting to ac-

cess the service at later

date, please go to www.


Interment: Sunset

Memorial Gardens, Minot.

A Public Visitation will

be held Thursday, March

26th from 4:00-6:00 p.m.

in the Thomas Family

Funeral Home, Minot.

Those wishing to sign

the online memorial regis-

ter or share memories are

invited to use the expres-

sions of sympathy section

at www.thomas