Marjorie E. Knudsen, 77, Brookings, died July 13, 2001, in Bandon.

She was born Oct. 26, 1923 in Detroit, Mich., to Bond and Brisel Fuller.

She grew up and went to school in Detroit and later married Robert M. Knudsen in 1949 in Ukiah, Calif.

In 1979, she moved from Sacramento, Calif., to Brookings. Throughout her life, she worked for various law firms before retiring in 1948.

Mrs. Knudsen was a member of the Daughters of the Nile, serving once as president of the Brookings organization. She was a member of the Lutheran Church.

Survivors are her husband of Brookings, and her sons Michael, York, Pa., Robert, Charlotte, N.C., and Kurt, Ashland; and four grandchildren.

A service is planned for July 20 at 11 a.m. at Ward Memorial Cemetery, 1035 Seventh St.