Obituary: Marian Elaine Schild |

Obituary: Marian Elaine Schild


Sept. 30, 1924 — Feb. 25, 2016

Marian Elaine Schild — born Sept. 30, 1924, died Feb. 25, 2016 — was born in Stevens Point, Wisconsin. Marian was one of 10 children; her parents were dentist Dr. Moses and Amelia VanNatta.

Marian met her husband, Estil “Pete” Schild, in 1946, married Pete in 1948 and moved to Minnesota. They had three children, Linda, Randall and Diana.

In the 1960s, Marian and Pete moved to Dillon, living there 30 years and enjoying their passion for the outdoors. The couple then retired to Littleton, Colorado. After Pete passed away on Dec. 8, 2006, Marian stayed in Littleton and lived with her son, Randall.

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