Marlys Louella Mehlhoff-Staehr, 57, Bismarck, passed into the arms of the Lord on Aug. 5, 2018, at CHI St. Alexius Hospital, Bismarck. Celebration of life services to be held a a later date.
Arrangements are pending with Bismarck Funeral Home.
Marlys was born on March 14, 1961, to Harvey and Luella (Wagner) Mehlhoff in Minot and attended school in Garrison and Riverdale. After school, she traveled to Austin, Texas, where she resided for a number of years before returning to North Dakota. Marlys was loved by her family, had an infectious sense of humor, and loved all animals. She loved taking care of others and took much pride in doing so.
Marlys is survived by her siblings, Linda (Dale) Anderson, Diane Piacentino, Carol Walleen, Sally Mehlhoff, Nancy Walcker, and Dean (Sherri) Mehlhoff; as well as many nieces and nephews.
She was precede in death by her grandparents; parents, Harvey and Luella Mehlhoff; sister and brother-in-law, Karen and John Garrett; and many uncles and aunts.
Marlys had an adoring love for "Angels" and has acquired Angel wings of her own.