Marianne Gunderson Odom

Profile Updated: June 23, 2015
Marianne Gunderson
Marianne Gunderson


Marianne Gunderson


Marianne Gunderson


Yes! Attending Reunion
Residing In: Oak Creek, WI USA
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Do you have a business or professional link?
Any other links of interest? Please share!
Just enter the address and it will become a "link"!
Married? Single? Somewhere "in between"?
Name of Spouse/Partner:
divorced once...I live with my fiance' Bill
Children? Offspring? Son--William Charles (Billy) born 11/19/83, Daughter--Carrie Ann born 10/27/85, Daughter--Heather Rose More…born 7/10/88, Step-Daughter--Heather Leigh born 7/28/90, Step-Daughter--Holly Christine born 3/24/93
Occupation:Same as above, or maybe different...!?!
same as above
Military Service:
Thank you!!
Freedom isn't Free.
Many Thanks to you and your family.
my son was in the army reserves
How did you and your spouse/partner meet?

We met through mutual friends

(they say that you're supposed to have them first!)

7 Grandchildren plus 1 on the way...minus 3 deceased...
Grand-Daughter/Anjelita Desire' (Lita) born 12/16/04,
Grandson/Marino Charles (Mino) born 5/24/06,
Grand-Daughter/Deziray Alexis (Dezi) born 10/23/06,
Grandson/Antonio Leon (Tony) born 1/18/08,
Grand-Daughter/Serenity Marie (Seni) born 5/16/08,
Grand-Daughter/Lainey Ann Grace (Lainey) born 9/11/13,
Grand-Daughter/Melody Lynn Faith born 9/15/2014
Grandchild...Due 12/12/15

Any "four-legged" children? (i.e. fur-babies/pets)?

1 Male Bichon Frise' named "Peanut"(R.I.P. Nov.13, 2013 at 10 years old)
1 Male Poodle/Terrier mix named "Sparky"(10 1/2 years old)
1 Male Domestic (Dark Grey & White) Cat named "Buddy"(born 8/13/12)
1 Female Domestic(Black)Kitten named "Misty"(born 1/16/12)(R.I.P. 2/8/14)
1 Female Domestic(Black with very little White Markings)named "Precious"
(Born 11/16/13)

Occupation or Profession? Retired? Rehired?

Cashier at South Milwaukee Walmart

What was/ or is your favorite "job" or occupation/vocation?

raising my Children and my Grandchildren...also my dogs and Cats...and being with my fiance'...

Any Hobbies? Favorite pastimes?

too numerous to mention...

What is left on your "Bucket List" of things you want to do in Life?

ride a horse, own a house, Go to a foreign country...get rich...other than that, I did everything I ever wanted to do...

What's your favorite way to enjoy the passing of Time?

Spending time with the love of my life, my Children, my Grandchildren and my Pets :)

What have you been doing the past 45 years?

working...Loving the time spent with the love of my life, raising my Children, my Grandchildren, and my one day at a time...

Comments(about anything and/or everything...: )

I am not sure how many people remember me...but I would like to have some of my past friends and acquaintances contact me through my face book Account.

Marianne Gunderson Odom

Special School Memories(As best as you can to your interpretation!: )

Too many special memories to mention here...

Any Do-over moments from school? Good or not so good?

I would do it all just the way it happened...except for not letting the guys get close enough to ever have a boyfriend...I could have had ;)

Any favorite teachers? If so, for what reason?

Mr. Shuette, Mr. Hubbard, and Mr. Tweeten (my 3 favorites) I had no least favorite...I Liked them all

What has been the most surprising part of Life so far?

That I would still be around to write this...every day is filled with surprises...

Who has been the most influential person in your life and why?

My Mom...she taught me everything I ever needed to know...and I will always be grateful to her... (Rest in Peace and Paradise 3/17/2015)

Also My Dad...he taught me to believe in myself. (Rest in Peace and Paradise 08/06/1988)

What did you want to be when you were "growing up"?

First a Veterinarian (Doggy Dr.)...then a Nurse...finally a School Teacher...

Never grew up yet I guess, because I did not get that dream ;)

What do you presently want to be when you "grow up"?

I would like to grow old gracefully and be able to see my grandchildren get married... :)

What would you consider your greatest accomplishment so far?

Living as long as I have...and having somewhat good health...and having all healthy children and grandchildren... :)

Finish this sentence...The best decision I ever made was...

To live one day at a time... :)

Any pictures or memories you would like to share...?

I would but I do not have a web can see photos on face book...

Marianne Gunderson Odom

Read any good books lately? Any recommendations on what to read or what not to read?

I like Stephen King, and Danielle Steele could log onto Danielle Steele's website and write to her could probably do that for Stephen King also...into the 50 shades series (blushing)

Do you have a favorite song?
If so, please tell us what it is!

NO...I love them all :)

Do you have a facebook page or instagram site? If so, let others know...

I have a face book page...please invite me as a friend... I also am on Pinterest

Marianne Gunderson Odom

Are you having Fun, yet? If not, when do you expect the Fun to begin? If unsure, take a wild guess!

Yup...Always... :)

Your Motto/ Words of Wisdom to live by would be....

Only Doctors have patients...Only Nuns have Habits...and Only Indians can make Reservations!!!...

My words of wisdom one day at a time and love every moment...because you never know how much time you have left :)

What is one thing that most others probably do not know about you.....?

Get to know me and find ;)

Is there anyone in particular that you are trying to find? Maybe someone knows where they are or how to contact them!?!

I have old-timers

I don't know anyone off hand...sorry...Maybe Margaret Olson? (my best friend and old neighbor)...or anyone else that remembers me and would like to join me on face book...

Marianne Gunderson Odom

What would you like your Legacy to be?

I am living my Legacy right now...through my Children and Grandchildren :)

What would you describe as "The Defining Moment" of your Life? Perhaps there has been more than one, please share....

My Defining Moments would be the days I had my Children...seeing them grow into fine Adults...and watching my Grandchildren grow up :)

Where is your favorite place to "escape"?

Anywhere my Family and Friends are :)

It's been said that Art imitates Life. Perhaps it is the other way around, but who knows? What television show or movie does your life most resemble?

Who remembers me??? Does anybody remember me??? Go to face book and invite me as a friend...or join me on Pinterest
(if you can't send an invite onfacebook, just private message me, and I will add you)

Marianne Gunderson Odom

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