July 8, 1916 – Sunday, May 30, 2010
Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church-Pel
Sunday, June 6th, 2010
Evelyn M. Ordorff, age 93, of Buffalo, MN passed away on Sunday, May 30th, 2010, at Park View Care Center in Buffalo.
She was born on July 8, 1916, in Minneapolis, the daughter of Merton and Maude Goodrich Parmeter.
Evelyn was baptized in 1916 in Minneapolis. She was also instructed in the Lutheran Catechism and confirmed in the Christian faith in 1934 by The Reverend Hassis in Monticello.
On December 12, 1934, Evelyn M. Parmeter and Fred Ordorff were joined in holy marriage at the parsonage of Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church by Pastor W.C. Nickels. God blessed their marriage with four children.
Mr. and Mrs. Ordorff engaged in dairy farming in Buffalo Township for many years.
She was a faithful member of Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church-Pelican Lake.
She enjoyed embroidery, gardening and baking.
Survived by loving children: Muriel Marschel and Milo (Lucille) Ordorff all of Buffalo, Marlene (Ted) Moody of Maple Lake, and Marilyn (Wayne) Ruckle of Buffalo; fifteen grandchildren, thirty-six great grandchildren and eighteen great, great grandchildren: sister-in-law: Myrtle Bonk; brother-in-law: Ralph Ordorff; brother-in-law and sister-in-law: Jerome and Fern Ordorff, all of Buffalo; other relatives and friends.
Preceded in death by her husband: Fred Ordorff, her parents, a half-brother and two half-sisters, son-in-law: James Marschel, a grandson: Tom Marschel, granddaughter baby Marschel, and by a great grandson.
Funeral services for Evelyn Ordorff will be held on Sunday, June 6th at 1:30 P.M. at Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church-Pelican Lake. Pastor Stephen A. Smith will officiate. Interment will follow at Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery.
A visitation will be held on Saturday, June 5th from 4-8 P.M. at The Peterson Chapel in Buffalo. A Prayer service will be held at 7:30 P.M.
Further visitation will be held on Sunday, June 6th at the Church one hour prior to services.
Casket Bearers will be James Marschel Jr., Scott Marschel, Terry Marschel, Jason Ruckle, Ted Moody & Matt Ebert.
The Peterson Chapel in Buffalo is serving the family.