|Birth: ||Mar. 30, 1927|
|Death: ||Jan. 8, 2005|
Marjorie Harriet Biddinger, 77, of Westport died Saturday, Jan. 8, 2005 at 6:50 a.m. in I. U. Medical Center, Indianapolis.
She was born March 30, 1927 in Jennings County, the daughter of the late George and Jessie Cooke Hamilton.
She was raised in Jennings and Decatur Counties. She has resided in the Westport communities for the majority of her life.
She had attended grade school at Zenas and graduated from Sandcreek High School in 1945.
She retired as Post Master at Westport Post Office in 1999 with more than 25 years of postal service. She was also a former Post Master at New Point Post Office. She was a former secretary and Teachers' Aid at Sandcreek Elementary School.
She was a member of the Westport Baptist Church, the Friendship Mission Circle of the church, Den Mother for the Westport Wolf Pak of the Cub Scouts, a Worthy Matron of the Otto Chapter of Order of Eastern Star of Westport, which is now affillated with North Vernon Chapter No. 183, Shiloh Rebekah Lodge No. 560, the National Associtation of Post Masters of the United States (NAPUS).
On March 13, 1947 she married Robert M. Biddinger in North Vernon. He preceded her in death on March 26, 2004.
She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Sharolyn Irene Biddinger; a brother, Robert Hamilton, and a half-brother, Raymond Hamilton.
She is survived by two sons, Richard D. Biddinger and Kenneth W. Biddinger; two daughters, Janet Faye Yeager and Sandy Biddinger; a sister, Mararet Wiley; six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Visition is Tuesday, 4-8 p.m. with Order of Eastern Star Memorial Service at 6:30 p.m. in Bass & Gasper Funeral Home in Westport.
Funeral is Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2005 with Rev. David A. Scaggs officiating. Burial is in the Rockcreek Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Women's Center for Life at Decatur County Memorial Hospital or the Amerian Diaetes Association through the Funeral Home.
George Homer Hamilton (1885 - 1980)
Jessie E Cooke Hamilton (1891 - 1954)
Robert M. Biddinger (1923 - 2004)*
Sharolyn Irene Biddinger (1947 - 1964)*
Kenneth W. Biddinger (1950 - 2013)*
Margaret Elizabeth Hamilton Wiley (1923 - 2011)*
Marjorie Harriet Hamilton Biddinger (1927 - 2005)
Baby Hamilton (1935 - 1935)*
Maintained by: Mickey Allen
Originally Created by: Kathy Ross
Record added: Oct 05, 2005
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