Marjorie J. Bednar Posted: 2019-06-23 14:06:38

Marjorie J. Bednar


Marjorie J. Bednar, 83 of Huntley, died peacefully, June 22, 2019 with her family by her side.
Visitation will be on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 from 3-9pm with a time of sharing at 7pm at DeFiore Funeral Home -10763 Dundee Road, Huntley. There will be a second visitation on Thursday, from 11am until the time of the new service at Church. A funeral service will be held 12:00 Noon on Thursday at First Congregational Church, Huntley, Illinois. Burial will be in Washington Memorial Cemetery in Elgin. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to First Congregational Church of Huntley, 11628 East Main Street, Huntley, IL 60142

Marjorie was born September 18, 1935 the daughter of Henry and Gertrude Gunderson. On December 3, 1955 she married Vincent Bednar. She was a member of the Scandavian Club, Christian Fellowship Club and Bocce she was also an active member of the First Congregational Church.

Beloved wife of Vincent David Bednar for 64 years.
Mother of Paul (Jean) Bednar, Cheryl(Scott) Rudd, Deborah(Thomas) Powszok, and Susan(Robert) Chambers.
Grandmother of Leanne(Stephen) Leite, Ryan(Lisa) Powszok, Brittany (Devin)Burnett, Nicole (Mike) Zarth, Bradley Powszok, Wyeth Bednar, Tanner Bednar, and Harley Chambers.
Great Grandmother of Addison, Kayla, Aubrey and Keira Leite; Noelle, Violet and Rozalynn Burnett.
She was proceeded in death by her parents, Henry and Gertrude Gunderson; infant sister Helen Gunderson, and brothers Robert Gunderson (Marcia), Henry Gunderson (Helen), Joe Olsen (Marie), and Roy Gunderson.

Resident of Sun City, Huntley, Illinois;
Essex Lane Game Night member;
Past Resident of Hoffman Estates, Ill., for 41 years;
Retired 19-year employee of Suburban/Harris Bank in Hoffman Estates, Ill.;
Past member of Hoffman Estates Fire Department Women’s Auxiliary and Red Cross volunteer

Marjorie was deeply loved by her family and many friends. She was well known by all for her caring, generosity, and sense of humor.

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Jim Burns 2019-06-23 17:46:44

To the entire Bednar family my heart is broken for your loss. I love you all and Marge was the life of every party. Carol loved her very much too. She and each of you will always be in my heart. Vince I know how you feel loosing the one you love. I thank God so much for my friendship with the entire Bednar family. Vince and Marge are great spirits that are and will be still spiritually alive. I am very sure Carol has already greeted and welcomed Marge into her new existence. Now they can laugh with each other again and tell each other stories about Vince and me. What a grand party that must have been. So the thunder we heard was them laughing from heaven. Jim Burns

Ronald and Elaine Brown 2019-06-24 09:41:14

We are so sorry that we cannot be with you at this sad time. Marge meant a great deal to us. Love Ron and Elaine

Mary and Earl Niehoff 2019-06-24 15:29:32

We are so sorry for your loss. Marge was a great neighbor and Friend. She was part of our family. We were sad when they moved to Huntley, but we were able to keep touch with them. We have so many fond memories with them and a lot of laughs. Had great neighborhood parties also. We were blessed to have Marge in our lives. We are so sorry for your loss. But you have the best guardian angel ever. We will all miss her deeply. Love Earl and Mary Niehoff.

Michael & Pat Madden 2019-06-24 15:56:49

Marjorie's life and how she chose to live it can truly be celebrated.

Michael & Pat Madden 2019-06-24 15:56:49

Marjorie's life and how she chose to live it can truly be celebrated.

Marlene Williamson 2019-06-25 23:05:06

So sorry for you loss. Marge was the best friend and next- door neighbor anyone could ask for. My condolences to the entire Bednar family.