Obituary of Marie Ione Hughes
Marie Hughes was born on May 20th, 1930 in Allen Nebraska. Entered into eternal life December 20th, 2023. She passed away peacefully at the age of 93.
She was born at home and lived on a farm during growing up years. Moved to Colorado in 1959 where she raised her 4 children Alan, Karen, Jerry and Dennis. In 1974 she married Mac Hughes, and recently said it was the best memory of her life.
She worked as an accountant and office manager until she retired at the age of 65. Marie was best known for holiday gift baskets filled with her homemade candies, cookies and fudge.
Marie enjoyed traveling and spending time with family. Marie and Mac where very active in the Arvada Elks lodge. She was a member of the ladies' auxiliary for many years.
Marie was a very strong independent woman. She was always willing to open her home and be a caregiver when needed. We will miss her.
She is survived by son Dennis Frederickson and brother Roger Lanser. Many grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephewsTo send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Marie Hughes, please visit Tribute Store