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   Marjorie J. Steenhard, 92, Belmond, died Jan. 22, 2023 at the Rehabilitation Center of Belmond. Services were held Jan. 28 at Ewing Funeral Home. Burial was in the Belmond Cemetery.

  Marjorie was born March 2, 1930 near Belmond to Henry A. and Esther Mae (Van Osten) Riekens. She was raised in the Belmond and Goodell area. She met Klaas J. Steenhard after he returned from service in World War II. They married on May 9, 1949 in rural Sheffield, and they farmed near Dougherty and Meservey. Marjorie worked at Chapman’s Café, the Mello Maid, and Shirley’s Café.

  She was a member of Bethany Reformed Church in Belmond, the VFW, and volunteered at the Belmond Care Center. She enjoyed Birthday Club, Coffee Club, bus trips and talking with friends.

  Marjorie was preceded in death by her husband Klaas (2000); and her parents.

  She is survived by her son Delmar (Kathy) Steenhard of Manchester; grandsons Brian (Allison) Steen- hard of Gilbert, AZ, and Adam Steenhard of Waukee; great-grandchildren Lily, Leyton, Landri, Braden, Abigail and Lincoln; and sisters Eleanor Robertson of Mason City and Beverly Mosher of Belmond.