Marcia Jeanette Backstrand
Last updated 2/19/2019 at 4:50pm
October 9, 1924-February 17, 2019
Marcia Jeanette Backstrand, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great-grandmother, passed away peacefully February 17, 2019, in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
She was born October 9, 1924 in Moneta, Iowa, the fourth of five children.
Marcia graduated from Moneta High School and attended San Jose Bible College in 1943, where she met her husband, Kenneth Backstrand. Their attraction began after tasting Marcia's delicious biscuits from the dining hall; he had to meet the woman who made them.
After their introduction, their...