Marion A. (Sewell) Dressler, 81, of Hubbard, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, at a local hospital.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at The West Sixth Street Church of Christ, 2111 W. Sixth St., in Sioux City. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Following the graveside service there will be a luncheon served at the church. Visitation will be 10 a.m. until service time Saturday at the church. Arrangements are under the direction of Meyer Brothers Morningside Chapel. Online condolences may be given at www.meyerbroschapels.com.
Marion was born on Aug. 28, 1936, in Sioux Falls, S.D., the daughter of Harry Sewell Sr. and Sarah (Ellis) Sewell. She graduated from Washington High School in Sioux Falls in 1954. After graduation, Marion worked for the Northwestern Bell switchboard. At the time of her retirement, she was working in the business office for Northwestern Bell until its closing in 1988. Marion then worked for Memorial Park Cemetery from 1988 to 1990.
Marion met her future husband on a blind date. She married Dean Dressler on July 6, 1957 in Rock Rapids, Iowa. He preceded her in death on May 5, 2017 in Emerson, Neb.
Marion enjoyed playing cards once a week with old coworkers, and playing cards with family and friends whenever possible. In later years, Marion enjoyed her trips to Branson, Mo. and large holiday meals with her family.
Marion is survived by her children, Denna (Neil) Schneider of Allen, Neb., David Dressler of Wayland, Mich., and Dennis Dressler of Hubbard; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; brothers, Harry Jr. (Carolyn) Sewell of Sioux Falls, and Richard Sewell of Crooks, S.D.; and a sister, Sally (Sewell) Schavee of Tea, S.D.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Dean Dressler; daughter, Dawn (Dressler) Finney; son-in-law, Jack Finney; and great-granddaughter, Kimberly Dawn Hoesing.