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Senior Living Resident Spotlight – Marian Durden


Ms. Marian Durden was born and raised in Green Bay, Wisconsin. She grew up with 2 sisters and one brother of which she was the eldest. After High School Marian went on to business school and took a job working as a secretary.


After casually meeting her husband James they began dating in secret because her father was very strict. Marian and James married and had one daughter whom they named Debra.


The couple had a beautiful marriage that lasted over 60 years which she cherished very much. Marian has always been an active woman and could be found passing time on the golf course as well as being an active participant in politics. In her nearly 100 years of life Marian has always taken an enormous amount of pride in her work ethic and attributes it to her longevity.