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In Memory of

Marjorie E. Gentet

November 6, 1923 - May 16, 2017

Obituary


Marjorie Elaine Gentet Born to Ross and Minnie (Eklund) Bonham on November 6, 1923 in McPherson, KS, Marjorie passed away May 16, 2017 in Wichita, KS at the age of 93. Raised in a traditional Swedish household, Marjorie was a model homemaker with strong moral values while still being fun loving and sweet. She was always impeccably dressed, with a matching pair of shoes for every outfit. She always strived to be neat, modest, and tasteful. She was an excellent cook, and enjoyed embroidery and crochet. She was also a doll collector and she made...

Marjorie Elaine Gentet Born to Ross and Minnie (Eklund) Bonham on November 6, 1923 in McPherson, KS, Marjorie passed away May 16, 2017 in Wichita, KS at the age of 93. Raised in a traditional Swedish household, Marjorie was a model homemaker with strong moral values while still being fun loving and sweet. She was always impeccably dressed, with a matching pair of shoes for every outfit. She always strived to be neat, modest, and tasteful. She was an excellent cook, and enjoyed embroidery and crochet. She was also a doll collector and she made clothes for them to reflect each season. She is preceded in death by her parents and siblings, Evelyn Bonham, Eddie Bonham, and Vernon Bonham. Marjorie is survived by husband of 70 years, Chester Gentet; daughter Donna Gentet; granddaughter Dorinda Durham; 3 great grandchildren and 3 great great grandchildren. Marjorie was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother who will be dearly missed. There is no formal viewing, however the family would like to invite you to pay your respects to Marjorie after 4:00 pm on Saturday May 20, 2017 at Resthaven Mortuary. Her funeral service will be held Monday May 22, 2017 at 10:00 am, also at Resthaven. Memorial donations may be made to The Lords Diner 520 North Broadway Street, Wichita, Kansas 67214.