Marian Klefstad was born in Tacoma, Washington and raised her family in San Diego and San Bernardino. She was married to Dr. Raymond Klefstad for 52 years and became widowed in 2001. She moved to California City to live with her daughter and passed away on June 10, 2019 from metastatic cancer. She was a teacher and artist and enjoyed her Bingo friends at the Senior Center and Desert Jade. She is survived by her two children Kristin Blatt and Raymond Klefstad. She also has four grandchildren Ryan, Keith, and Jennifer Hines and Hunter Klefstad.
A Memorial for her will be at First Baptist Church in California City at 11:00 am on Saturday, June 29, 2019. Reception follows at the church.