Marjorie O. Kindland, 91, formerly of Norby Road, Chautauqua Avenue, Aldren Avenue and the Frewsburg Rest Home, died Thursday, July 11, 2013, in Golden Living Kinzua.
A native of Jamestown, she was born Sept. 23, 1921, a daughter of the late Rehnold and Helen Peterson Swanson.
She was a 1940 graduate of Jamestown High School.
Marjorie O. Kindland
She had worked at Bigelow's Department Store from 1967 to 1979 and earlier had worked for Monarch Fuse.
She was a member of First Covenant Church, where she taught preschool Sunday school class for many years. At church, she also belonged to Covenant Women, Hope Circle and was in charge of Cradle Roll for new mothers.
She will be remembered for her sweet gentle nature, endless generosity, smiles and giggles.
Surviving are three children: Ronald (Sharon) Kindland of Cumming, Ga., Judy (Morris) Cheney and Donna (Brian) Adelgren, both of Kiantone; 11 grandchildren: Bryan (Sarah) Kindland of Suwanee, Ga., Jason (Chi) Kindland of Duluth, Ga., Seth (Elizabeth) Cheney of New Freedom, Pa., Cynthia (Will) Ueland of Penfield, N.Y., Rebecca (Eric) Davis of Macedon, N.Y., Nathan (Ashley) Adelgren of Liber-ty, S.C., and Stephen, Jacob, Devone, Tyrel and Ze'Anna Adelgren, all of Kiantone; six great- grandchildren: Matthew, Emily, Brandon, Nathan and Adam Kindland and Annika Ueland; and a sister, Betty Ann Johnson of Sarasota, Fla.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Kindland, whom she married April 5, 1942, and who died Feb. 6, 2001; and a brother, Robert Swanson in 1994.
A private graveside memorial service will be held at the convenience of the family.
Visitation will not be observed.
Memorials may be made to First Covenant Church, 520 Spring Street, Jamestown, NY 14701.
You may light a candle in remembrance of Marjorie at www.lindfuneralhome. com.