Diekhoff, Marian Joyce, a 50 year resident of the South Bay, passed away on Friday, July 25, 2008 in Torrance. Born in Pueblo, Colorado, Marian was 85 when she died. Marian was a member of the Women's Moose Lodge and she worked for Northrop for several years. Marian took pride in taking care of herself and her personal appearance. She is survived by her nieces, nephews and friends. Marian was preceded in death by her parents, Edna and Roland Bean. A gathering of family & friends will be held at Pacific Crest Cemetery Chapel in Redondo Beach on Friday August 1, 2008 from 11am to 1pm. Burial will follow at Pacific Crest at 1pm.

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  1. My name is Sheila and I am Deann’s mother. I feel your pain and loss but know Marion is now pain free and enjoying the peace she is now experiencing. My prayers are with all of you. Now Marion can have all the chocalate dipped cookies she wants! Happy memories of times gone by, Lovingly, Sheila Fruhling

  2. Our Sincere Condolences to the Family. Marian had been in my life for more years than I can actually remember. She and Dick (also a dear Family Friend) Married on my B’day at the Moose Lodge. I shared many weekends together at Lake Hughes with many wonderful “Moose Folks”. So many are gone now and missed. Marian always had a heartfelt smile to share with everyone, she was one of the most wonderful people I had the pleasure of knowing and loving. She lit up a room with her kindness,love,and sweet honesty. I love you Marian, you will always have a place in my heart.

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