Wednesday, March 06, 2013 2:04 AM
Marshall Pierce, 92, died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, at Barthell O.E.S. Home in Decorah. He had been a resident there since January 2011. Memorial services are at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 9, at First Lutheran Church in Decorah, with Rev. Dr. Richard Simon Hanson officiating. Private family inurnment is in the Burr Oak Cemetery in Burr Oak, at a later date. Visitation begins Saturday at 1 p.m. one hour before services, at the church. Fjelstul Funeral Home in Decorah is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at fjelstul.com. Organist is Marcia Engebretson. Congregational hymns are "Beautiful Savior" and "On Eagle's Wings."