Marcia Louise Hei, age 50 of Prescott, WI, passed away the night of Wednesday, June 24, 2020 of complications of the chondrosarcoma (cancer of the nasal septum) at Mayo Clinic Hospital, Saint Mary’s in Rochester, MN. Marcia was born October 27, 1969 in Hastings, MN to Edwin and Juanita (Paulserud) Hei. Marcia graduated from Prescott High School, with the Class of 1987. Her life was blessed with a daughter, Alayna, who she was so very proud of. Marcia enjoyed her time working for Smead Manufacturing in Hastings, MN as well as her many years as a guest service representative at Treasure Island Resort and Casino in Welch, MN. She was also a lifelong member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Prescott, WI.
Marcia loved traveling, and was especially fond of her trips to Laughlin, NV. She enjoyed playing cards, and delighted in a good hand of euchre on Prescott Daze and a game of canasta with her family. Marcia was also a devoted WI sports enthusiast, who took great joy in cheering on her favorite teams. Marcia was a loving mother, daughter, sister, aunt, and friend. Her caring nature will be dearly missed.
Marcia will remain in the hearts of her daughter, Alayna Seleski; mother, Juanita (Paulserud) Hei; siblings, Theresa (Steve) Hood, Brian (Kim) Hei, and Daniel (Jodie) Hei; nephews, Joey and Tanner Marko, Trevor Hei, Jared Hei, and Christopher and Andrew Austin; nieces, Elisha Hei and Amanda Hei; along with many other dear relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her father, Edwin Hei of Prescott, WI; Grandparents, Matt and Gladys (Seng) Hei of Plum City, WI, and Melvin and Elvira (Gilbertson) Paulserud of Maiden Rock, WI; sister, Pamela Ogden of Ellsworth, WI; nephew, Justin Ogden of Ellsworth, WI; and niece, Laura Ogden of Ellsworth, WI.
Private graveside services will be held at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Prescott. Funeral services have been entrusted to the O’Connell-Benedict Funeral Home of Prescott (715) 262-5404. www.oconnellfuneralservices.com