Marguerite Jordan Obituary

Marguerite M. Jordan
Marguerite M. Jordan
Marguerite M. Jordan

July 18, 1920 - August 16, 2014
Born in Valley Junction, IA
Resided in Waukee, IA
  • Contat Us
  • Videos
  • Guestbook
  • Photos
  • Services
  • Send Flowers


Marguerite M. Jordan, 94, passed away at Village of Legacy Point on August 16, 2014. She was born in Valley Junction to Ed and Clara Forret on June 18, 1920.

Marguerite married Bob Jordan in 1940. Bob & Marguerite built, owned and operated Waukee Hardware at its present site for many years. After Bob passed away, Marguerite worked for Tupperware as warehouse manager until 2000.

Marguerite's passion was working and cooking. Her kitchen was always open to any who came to her home. Her homemade rolls were always a favorite. She made regular visits to nursing homes and shut-ins, taking goodies. Marguerite was named "Citizen Of The Year" in 2007.

She was predeceased by her husband, Bob, her parents, brothers (Carl Forret and Arthur Forret) and son-in-law (Kay Ford). She is survived by her children- Ann (Larry) Strong, Marggie (John) Weir, both of Waukee, Ed (C.J.) Jordan and John (Janice) Jordan, both of Sun City West, Arizona. Also surviving are 6 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great grandchildren.

Visitation will begin after 3pm, Monday, August 18 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Waukee with the family present from 5-7pm. Funeral services will be held at 10am, Tuesday, August 19 at the church. Burial will be at Waukee Cemetery.

"Click here to view memorial folder"






Immanuel Lutheran Church, Waukee
900 Warrior Lane
Waukee, IA 50263
Monday, August 18, 2014
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Immanuel Lutheran Church, Waukee
900 Warrior Lane
Waukee, IA 50263
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
10:00 AM
Waukee Cemetery
6th St., South of Triangle 1 Mile
Waukee, IA US 50263
Tuesday, August 19, 2014