Twila Naydene Lindfors, 93, of Marquette, KS, passed away peacefully on Monday, January 3, 2022, at Riverview Estates, Marquette. She owned & operated Twila’s Beauty Shop and was a licensed cosmetologist for 65 years.
Twila was born north of Almena, KS in Norton County on May 15, 1928, daughter of Earl Wayne and Zelma Sophia (Colip) Leuszler. She graduated from Almena High School in 1946 and from Stewart Beauty School, Salina in 1948.
She was a member of Elim Lutheran Church, Marquette and sang in the church choir for 45 years. She was also a 63 year member of the American Legion Auxiliary.
She is survived by three children Allan (JoAn) Lindfors, and Pam (Danny) Morel, all of Marquette, KS, and Tim (Reta) Lindfors of Salina, KS; two brothers, Wayne Leuszler of Oklahoma City, OK, and Harlan (Marilyn) Leuszler of Trinidad, CO; a special niece, Donna Lee Leuszler, of Almena, KS; ten grandchildren Eva Allen, Noah (Maggie) Lindfors, Ryan (Stephanie) Hamilton, Jake (Ashley) Hamilton, Allison (Chase) Pike, Nie (Angelica) Morel, Neal (Marcie) Morel, Aaron Lindfors, Jordan (Jessica) Lindfors, Abby (J. J.) Livingston; 17 great-grandchildren, Sophia Allen, Kendal Brueggen, Kamryn and Karter Lindfors, Eric, Georgiana, Kevin Hamilton, Penelope Pike, Bryan and Kaitlynn Morel, Nolan Morel, Katie and Colton Lindfors, Owen, Emery, Laxton, and Holden Livingston; many extended family and friends.
Twila was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Don Leuszler; sister, Wilva Magdeburg; brother-in-law, Bill Magdeburg; sisters-in-law, JoAnn Leuszler and Jean Leuszler, and two grandchildren.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 2:00 PM, Monday, January 10, 2022, at Elim Lutheran Church, Marquette, with Pastor Amy Kay Pavlovich officiating. A private burial will precede the service at Marquette Lutheran Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be given to Elim Lutheran Church or Riverview Estates in care of Stockham Family Funeral Home, 205 North Chestnut, McPherson, KS 67460.