|Birth: ||Feb. 19, 1897|
|Death: ||Jun. 17, 1983|
Private services for Marjorie McIntosh Buell, a Denver social leader, were Monday at her Cherry Hills Village home. Interment will be today in Reedsburg, Wisconsin.
Mrs. Buell, 86, died Friday at her home.
She was born Feb. 19, 1897 in Reedsburg, the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Harry Milne McIntosh of Chicago. Her father was a co-founder of Household Finance.
She was educated at Kent Place in Summit, N.J., and Miss Hall's School in Pittsfield, Mass. She spent some time in England, returning to the United States during World War I and serving as a German translator for the U.S. government. During World War II, she served as a volunteer at St. Joseph Hospital.
She was a member of the Junior League of Chicago and became a member of the league in Denver in 1921 following her marriage to architect Temple Buell. They were divorced in 1958.
She was active in civic and social circl4es in Denver and Santa Barbara, Calif., where she spent her winters. She was active with the Denver Symphony Orchestra and Denver Art Museum. She was a member of the Denver Country Club, Cherry Hills Country Club, Montecito Country Club in Santa Barbara and Women's Athletic Club in Chicago.
An avid horsewoman, she was considered an accomplished equestrian and for a time raised horses on her Haystack Ranch in Larkspur.
She donated the pediatric wing to St. Joseph Hospital in 1963 and built the art and music building at Kent Country Day School, both in memory of her mother, Callae Mackey McIntosh.
Survivors include three daughters, Mrs. E. Atwill Gilman Jr., Mrs. Carl Groos Jr. and Beverly Buell More; a son, Temple Buell Jr., all of the Denver area, 11 grandchildren and a great-grandchild.
Taken from the Denver Paper.
Harry Milne McIntosh (1856 - 1932)
Callae Mackey McIntosh (1864 - 1951)
Temple Hoyne Buell (1895 - 1990)
Callae Mackey Buell Gilman (1922 - 2011)*
Temple Hoyne Buell (1923 - 1990)*
Beverly Milne Buell More (1925 - 1999)*
Marjorie Daphne Buell Groos (1930 - 2001)*
Green Wood Cemetery
Plot: Blk 9 Mausoleum
Created by: Donna Lange
Record added: Oct 07, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 118336976
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