May 22, 1927-July 5, 2021

Marilyn Ahlbrecht, age 94, of Gibbon, MN passed away Monday, July 5, 2021 at the Southview Living Center in Gibbon.

Funeral services were held on July 9 at the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Gibbon, with Pastor Steven Bauer officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery.

Marilyn Shirley Buboltz was born on May 22, 1927 to Robert and Lillie (Sell) Buboltz in Martinsburg Township, Hector, MN.

On November 8, 1945 she was united in marriage to Charles William Ahlbrecht at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Wellington Township, Fairfax, MN. Marilyn enjoyed gardening, baking, sewing and canning but her husband and family were everything to her. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

Marilyn was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Gibbon.

Marilyn is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Wendy and Dave Rubischko of St. Peter, Cindy and Tony Wolf of New Ulm; sons and daughters-in-law, Bob and Debbie Ahlbrecht of Casper, Wyoming, Charlie Jr. and Barb Ahlbrecht, Randy and Kathy Ahlbrecht and Lynn and Loretta Ahlbrecht all of Gibbon; 18 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; four step-great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild and five step-great-great-grandchildren; her brother, Vernus Buboltz of Fairfax and brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Warren and Lois Schwecke.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Charles; son, Gary in infancy; brothers and sisters-in-law, Talford Buboltz, Myron and Edna Buboltz, Orley and Marion Buboltz; and sister-in-law, Violet Buboltz; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Abe and Elva Lunderborg and Marvin and Myrtle Ahlbrecht.

Arrangements are with Minnesota Valley Funeral Home, New Ulm, MN. To sign the guestbook or to leave an online condolence for the family go to:


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