Marian Bloom

Funeral services for Marian Bloom were held on Friday, August 3, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at the Trinity Episcopal Church in Winner.

Burial was in the Winner City Cemetery. Mason Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Marian Francis Bloom passed away on Sunday, July 29, 2018 at the Winner Regional Healthcare Center. Marian Francis (Ambroz) Bloom was born September 10, 1931 to Martha (Kostal) and Leonard Ambroz in Winner. She is the older of two children and was raised on the family farm southeast of Winner. Growing up, Marian could be found helping her Dad in the field, milking cows, and keeping the house in a tidy manner. She enjoyed spending time with her family attending country dances, playing cards, and driving to visit her relatives and close family friends. She attended Winner Public Schools and was a graduate of Winner High School. She married Dick McCormick on June 12, 1949. To this union Dick and Marian had three children; David, Robert, and Shelley. In January 1955, Marian joined the Episcopal Church where she was active and enjoyed her time as a Sunday school teacher and was a member of ECW, the Guild and Vestry up until her passing.

She was a treasurer for the Episcopal Church in Winner for 20 years. Marian also worked as a secretary for the Tripp County Extension Office and the Winner School District until she retired. On March 23, 1973, Glen Bloom and Marian united in marriage and welcomed their daughter Julie. Glen and Marian enjoyed playing cards, camping and traveling adventures, and being with their family. She was an avid reader, had a hand at scrapbooking, was a crossword puzzle fanatic, enjoyed taking pictures, researched genealogy with her cousins, and was known for her seamstress expertise. Her pride and joy were her grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and many family members and friends. Marian was a dedicated Winner Warriors fan and looked forward to a competitive football season watching the Green Bay Packers and Nebraska Cornhuskers, spending time with her coffee girls.

Marian Bloom, 86, of Winner, passed away on Sunday, July 29, 2018 at the Winner Regional Healthcare Center in Winner. She is survived by her children; David McCormick, Robert and Cindy McCormick (Jessica, Christopher), Shelley and Bob Kucera (Chad, and Justina, Jeremy and Lauren, Tyler and Danielle), and Julie Rogan (Patrick and Kaitlyn); 23 great-grandchildren; her husband’s children and many grandchildren; Diane and Jim Uttecht (Mike, Mark), Glenda and Bill Rogers (Lindsay, OJ), Michael and Anne Bloom (Jeff, Ryan, Cory), Trudy and Jim Harris (Nancy, Brady), Margo and Larry Kolbo (Amos, Megan, Molly), and Bonnie Swartwood (Haley, Jeben, Zachary, Hannah). She was preceded in death by her husband Glen, her parents, and her only sibling Donna Lee Frantz, her son David, and many friends.

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