Marcia Daily Mohn
Tuesday, March 01, 2016 9:26 AM
Marcia Daily Mohn was born March 25, 1945, in Chatfield, to Dr. Harold B. and Florence Goodsell Daily. She died in Colorado Springs, Colo., on Dec. 17, 2015.
She attended District 34 schools, Olmsted County, and graduated from Chatfield High School in 1962. She received her bachelor's degree in English from Winona State, and began her career as librarian at Cresco High School in Cresco, Iowa, continuing her education to receive a master's in library science.
She served as librarian at Red Wing High School, Macomb College in Macomb, Ill., and St. Cloud State in St. Cloud, Minn. On May 27, 1978, she married Walter Scott Mohn in Chatfield. They were later divorced. She serve as city librarian in Biloxi, Miss., and Fort Carson, Colo. After being attached to the Air Force in the capacity of librarian, she worked in Sicily, England and Germany, finishing her career at the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. She enjoyed volksmarching, traveling, singing, reading and cooking.
She is survived by sisters, Stephanie Daily (Jim Hughes) of Minneapolis; June Hanson (Alfred, Jr.) of Fountain; and many grand- and great-grandnieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Jon Daily; and a niece, Jody Christianson.
A memorial service was held at Calvary Methodist Church on Feb. 19, 2016, in Colorado Springs.
The family requests donations to Friends of the Pikes Peak Library District, the Colorado Springs Philharmonic, the Calvary Methodist Church or a charity of your choice .
A graveside service will be at 2 p.m. March 26, 2016, at Orion Cemetery near Cummingsville.