Marian L. Van

Marian L. Van died peacefully at Josie Harper Hospice House on Dec. 24, 2021.  She was the loving mother of Cheryl Gray and Geri Hopkins (Gordon), cherished grandmother of Alan and Alex Goodoien, Austine Watzke, Audrya Bacon (deceased), (Keith), Brittany Lafaille (Tyler), Austin Hopkins, and 10 great grandchildren. Also, surviving her are her brothers: Duane (Helen) Krause and Ronnie Krause, many nieces and nephews, and great nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brothers: Francis, Aloys “Al” and Stan Krause, and sister Joann Krause.
The family will receive friends on Jan. 22, 2022 from 9:30-11 a.m. followed by the Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. at Holy Cross Catholic Church, 4810 Woolworth Avenue, Omaha. Interment will be at the Evergreen Cemetery. Lunch to follow..
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Heafey Hoffman Dwork & Cutler Mortuaries and Cremation were in charge of arrangements.