Marlys Pemrick, 85, of Mitchell, died Friday, September 13, 2019 at Firesteel Healthcare Center in Mitchell.
Funeral services will be 10:30 AM Thursday, September 19, 2019 at Bittner Funeral Chapel in Mitchell. Burial will be at Sunset Memorial Park in Mitchell. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.
Marlys Ann Pemrick was born on November 22, 1933 in Parkston, SD to Gottlieb and Anna (Titze) Gerlach. She spent her youth enjoying life on the farm in the company of her brothers and sisters. She attended country schools and graduated from high school. On March 26, 1952 she married Roman Pemrick in Luverne, MN. To this union three children were born.
Marlys worked as a Nurse’s Aide in Billings, MT, in a hospital kitchen in Gillette, WY, and worked in a deli and as a waitress for several years in Mitchell.
She was baptized into the Christian Faith on December 17, 1933 at Immanuel Church in Douglas County, SD. She was a lifelong member of Zion Lutheran Church in Mitchell.
She is survived by her son, Martin (Marilyn) Pemrick, Mitchell; daughter, Robin Pemrick, Custer, SD; brother Gerald Gerlach, Gillette, WY; sister, Ruth Moller, Ames, IA; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her son, Douglas; brothers, Harvey and Norman Gerlach; and sister, Irene Blunt.