Madison- Marlys (Marty) E. Finberg, age 71, passed away Thursday, February 13, 2014 at Badger Prairie Health Center in Verona from a long battle with cancer.
Marty was born November 7, 1942 the daughter of Martell and Lynette (Helgeson) England in Madison, Wisconsin. She married Robert Lee Finberg and they moved to McFarland to raise there four children in 1971. She worked for Conrad's (Maple Tree) Supper Club for many years in McFarland. Marty enjoyed listening to music, painting and gardening.
Marty is survived by her children Jack (Debbie) Finberg of DeForest,; Kim (John) Crowley of Windsor,; Julie Engelke of McFarland, and Robert Finberg of DeForest, her seven grandchildren Curtis, Jason and Troy Finberg; Stacey and Shannon Engelke; and Casey and Allison Finberg, and her five great grandchildren. Her ever loving and caring siblings; Sister Carol Hartshorne; Brother Merlyn England; Sister Sharon Stapelmann. and very many loving nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents Martell and Lynette (Helgeson) England; Step Father Edward Rice. Brothers Dallas and Wayne England and Sister Neva Ringstad. Brothers-in-law Arnie Kampmeier, Doug Hartshorne and Duane Stapelmann; Sister-in-law Maureen England and Niece Tammy England.
The family would like to thank all the staff members at Badger Prairie Health Care for the time they took special care of our mother. We also would like to thank Agrace Hospice Inc. of Madison for their guidance, care and support. Also we would like to give a special thanks to Judy Green for all you have done for our mother.
A memorial service will be held at 5:00 P.M on Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at the All Faiths Funeral Chapel 4058 Lien Rd. Madison, WI.
A memorial visitation will be held from 2:00 P.M until the time of service at the funeral home.
Burial will take place at Hillside Cemetery in Poynette at a later date.
Online condolences at www.866allfaiths.com