Marianne Scholl

Marianne Scholl

WINNEBAGO — Marianne (Reder) Scholl, age 85, passed away Saturday, May 16, 2020, at her home. Marianne requested a private graveside service with family.

Spencer-Owen Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements.


She was born Feb. 13, 1935, in Chicago, Ill., to Henry and Alvena Reder, and spent her childhood in Lakefield, Minn., with her two brothers and one sister. She graduated from Lakefield High School in 1953.

After high school, she worked at the Mankato Clinic in record keeping.

Larry and Marianne were united in marriage May 29, 1961. They lived on the family farm in Winnebago, Minn., where they made a life together raising their two boys, Bradley and Bret. During this time, Marianne worked as a secretary at Frundt and Hibbs Law Firm and then Johansen and Johanson Law Firm.

Marianne loved her gardens, quilting, reading, collecting books and clipping articles about flowers, quilting and recipes. She also enjoyed traveling, golf and playing cards in her retirement. Her hands were rarely still.

She is survived by her husband, Larry Scholl of Winnebago; sons, Bradley (LeAnne) Scholl of Frost, and Bret (Amy) Scholl of Fairmont; grandchildren, Joshua, Tyler (Kayla), Zachary (Sarah), and Aubrey; step grandchildren, Dan and Bethany; great-grandchildren, Hayden and Isaiah.

Marianne was preceded in death by her parents; stepmother; two brothers; a brother-in-law; and a sister-in-law.

Any gifts or memorials may be sent to UHD Hospice Blue Earth, Catholic Charities, or any charity of choice.