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Elnora Reiswig Siemens

Marion native Elnora D. Reiswig-Siemens, 94, died March 12, at Lexington Park Nursing Home in Topeka.

Viewing will be from 1 to 5 p.m. today at Zeiner Funeral Home, Marion. A funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Emmanuel Baptist Church, Marion. Interment will be in Marion Cemetery.

She was born Jan. 22, 1923, to Clark and Martha (Schlotthauer) Johnston in Marion. She attended Florence schools.

She was a retail clerk for Western Auto for many years, and later worked for Coast-to-Coast and J.C. Penney. In 1940, she married Marion Reiswig, who preceded her in death.

She later would marry Arnold Siemens, who also preceded her in death.

Siblings who preceded her were Josephine Stroda, Ruth Bessel, Alice Rempel, Helen Reiswig, Edna Pauls, Bernice Herbel, Margaret Reiswig, and Harold, Albert, Walter, and Lloyd Johnston.

She is survived by Larry Reiswig of Topeka; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

A memorial fund has been established for Gideons International.

Last modified March 16, 2017