Marlene Joan Reiff
Marlene “Joan” Reiff
84, passed away Sunday, November 17th, in Abilene. She was born November 16, 1929 in Newton, Kansas, the daughter of Edwin F. and Elsie K. (Carter) Krause. Growing up in the area, she attended local schools and graduated from Abilene High School with the class of 1947. On February 19, 1948, she was married to Marvin D. Reiff in Abilene. In 1959 the couple moved to Albuquerque, New Mexico to live until retiring in 1993 and returning to Abilene. She was preceded in death by a grandson, Russell Reiff, on May 6, 2013. She was a member of the Abilene First Christian Church.
Survived by: Husband Marvin Reiff Abilene, KS
2 Daughters Debra Reiff Coos Bay, OR
Kelly Schrader Abilene, KS
2 Sons Dan Reiff Abilene, KS
Bill Reiff Abilene, KS
Funeral services will be held 2:00 P.M. Friday, November 22nd, at the Abilene First Christian Church with Pastors Jason Kohler and Mark Stanger officiating. Interment will follow in the Woodbine Cemetery. The family will receive friends 5:30 to 6:30 P.M. Thursday, November 21st, at the Danner Funeral Home, The family suggests memorial contributions in her name be given to the Wounded Warrior Project or a charity of the donor’s choice. They may be left at the church the day of the service or left at or sent in care of the Danner Funeral Home POB 758 Abilene, Kansas 67410.