|Birth: ||May 5, 1926|
|Death: ||Aug. 14, 1999|
Luiten, Marjorie Mae Sautter: (1926-1999);
Born to William and Margaret Sautter on May 5, 1926, in Davenport, Marge was the youngest of five children.
After graduating from Davenport High School in 1944, she attended Whitworth College in Spokane. Marjorie worked for the
AG. office in Davenport, and with the help of her mother and sister Vera, proceeded to raise Becky, David and Debby as a single mother, a rare and brave act in those days.
In 1959, Marjorie married Orlen ‘Poke' Luiten. Two more children were born, Martha and Tim. Marge and Poke recently celebrated their 40th weddinag anniversary.
Mrs Luiten worked for over 20 years at Lincoln Hospital and Nursing Home. She was a tender and loving aide, taking care of the sick and elderly of her community.
She worked as a surgical technician and volunteered on the ambulance as an EMT. Mr Luiten also worked for a time with Okanogan Home Health, taking care of the
infirm at their homes. Mrs Luiten was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Davenport. She had been active in various women's circles and was a member of the choir.
She was a past member of First Presbyterian Church, also in Davenport. As an active and ardent member of the Lincoln County Democrats, Mrs Luiten spent election
days as a poll worker. Once the polls closed, she would report the county election results for various news agencies. Mrs Luiten was an active worker and advocate
for Care and Share in Davenport as well. Mrs Luiten was preceded in death by her father William, mother Margaret, sister Cleo McPherson, brother Clarence,
and many dear friends. Those left behind include Marge's husband of 40 years, Orlen ‘Poke' Luiten of Davenport; three daughters and two sons, Becky Van Dinter,
Debby Wright, Martha Tate and Tim Luiten, all of Spokane, and David Wright of Kennewick; a sister, Vera, and a brother, Vernon, both of Davenport; 13 grandchildren;
and four great grandchildren. Strate Funeral Home in Davenport was in charge of arrangements." (Davenport Times: 8-19-1999)
William Sautter (1893 - 1948)
Margaret Lulabelle Davis Sautter (1893 - 1979)
Vernon Harold Sautter (1920 - 2001)*
Marjorie Mae Sautter Luiten (1926 - 1999)
"HOME WITH JESUS"
Note: s/w Orlen Luiten
Mountain View Cemetery
Created by: J.A. & D.S.
Record added: Apr 23, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14050492