|Birth: ||Oct. 6, 1925|
|Death: ||Aug. 5, 2008|
Marjorie J. Burbey, known as Marge Burbey, 82, of Niagara, Wisconsin, passed away peacefully Tuesday, August 5, 2008, at Mary Hill Manor, Niagara, surrounded by her family.
Marge Hendricks was born October 6, 1925, in Niagara, daughter of the late Henry Hendricks and Iva (Thomas) Hendricks. She married John Burbey on January 12, 1944.
Marge graduated from Niagara High School in 1943. She and John raised their family in the Niagara area. Marge worked for the Niagara School District in the kitchen and later at the First National Bank of Niagara, where she retired after 25 years. Marge enjoyed swimming, sewing, cooking, bowling, knitting, fishing, camping, Packer Parties with her friends and loved nothing more than spending time with her family. She was a member of Riverside United Methodist Church in Niagara her entire life.
Marge was survived by her husband, John; two sons, Dr. Mark (Kim), Neenah, Wis., Brian (Sue), Omro, Wis.; two daughters, Rosalie Ponzio (Dawn Egan), Marshall, Wis., Laura (Dan) Steeno, Florence, Wis.; six grandchildren, Mark Burbey, II, Patrick Ponzio, Nicole (Ponzio) Ralph, Megan Burbey, Gavin Burbey, Britan Burbey; five great-grandchildren, Alex, Katie and Olivia Ralph, Kyan and Kenna Ponzio; two brothers, James (Nyna) Hendricks, Henry "Chummy" Hendricks; three sisters-in-law, Jeanne Hendricks, Madeline Hendricks, Marni (Dr. Robert) Feulner; two brothers-in-law, Michael (Judy) Burbey, David (Suzanne) Burbey; many nieces and nephews; she was also survived by her dog, Sparky, a very devoted companion.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Henry & Iva Hendricks; three sisters, Elizabeth Becker, Ruth Phillips, Joyce Smith; three brothers, Commodore Hendricks, Kenneth Hendricks, August Hendricks; three brothers-in-law, Eldon Becker, Jesse Phillips, C. Dwayne Smith; two sisters-in-law, Janet Hendricks and Lydia Hendricks.
Marge's grandchildren served as pallbearers.
John Waldron Burbey (1926 - 2012)*
Saint Anthony Cemetery
Created by: Twist
Record added: Jun 22, 2010
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