Marvel Ann KleinMarvel Ann Klein, 80, of Langdon, ND died on Friday, April 26th, 2013 at the Maple Manor Care Center in Langdon, ND.
Marvel Ann Weiss was born on November 25, 1932 in Red Lake Falls Township MN. Marvel was the thirteenth child born to the Henry Weiss family. She was baptized and confirmed in the Wylie Lutheran Church, near Red Lake Falls, MN. She attended school in Red Lake Falls, MN. In 1953 she moved to the Munich, ND area after answering a farmer's newspaper ad seeking a housekeeper. She met her first husband, Lawrence Kastner while attending church in Munich, ND. Marvel married Lawrence Kastner on June 21, 1955 at Cando, ND. They had two children, Bruce Lawrence who only lived for a few days and Delbert Dale. They lived and worked on the family farm near Alsen, ND. She also operated the Alsen Café for many years serving meals, baking pies, rolls and buns for the many people that would stop by to enjoy them with a cup of coffee. Marvel began working at Maple Manor Nursing Home, Langdon, ND in the fall of 1973. She enjoyed caring for and visiting with the residents. She worked at the Maple Manor Care Center for 23 years as a nurse's aide and housekeeper. She and Lawrence continued to live on the family farm until Lawrence's death on November 13, 1973. After Lawrence's death, Marvel moved to Langdon, ND.