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Madge Margaret "Mardy" Holmes Gaylord
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Birth: Jul. 3, 1916
Saint Joseph
Buchanan County
Missouri, USA
Death: Feb. 1, 2002
Pueblo
Pueblo County
Colorado, USA

From the Pueblo Chieftain - February 04, 2002 -

Madge Gaylord was born July 3, 1916, in St. Joseph, Mo., to Charles and Rachel Holmes and had been a resident of Pueblo since 1951. On Feb 1, 2002, after a year-long illness, she died peacefully at home with family and Hospice nearby. She taught English in Pueblo County schools from 1951 until 1964 when she moved to USC where she taught English until becoming the Director of College Center in 1966. She served in the Colorado State Legislature in 1959-1960 and was a Founding Director of the University Center at USC. Following her retirement as the Director of the College Center in 1977, she volunteered with the Assistance League of Pueblo at the Bargain Box. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church and the AAUW as well as numerous other organizations. Madge is survived by her loving husband Don; daughter, son and her 4 grandchildren. Also survived by 4 great-grandchildren. At her request, no viewing, cremation, Davis Crematory. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2002, in the Ascension Episcopal Church, 420 W. 18th. The family requests donations in her honor be made to the Sangre de Cristo Hospice. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Donald Arthur Gaylord (1915 - 2013)
 
Burial:
Ascension Episcopal Church Columbarium
Pueblo
Pueblo County
Colorado, USA
 
Created by: Tombstone Treasures
Record added: Feb 05, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104692309
 

I love you Grandma. See you in heaven.
- Eric Gaylord
 Added: Apr. 11, 2014

- Tombstone Treasures
 Added: Feb. 5, 2013

- Tombstone Treasures
 Added: Feb. 5, 2013
 
 
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