|Birth: ||May 24, 1927|
|Death: ||Jul. 16, 2009|
Salt Lake County
Marjorie Gillette, age 82, died on Thursday, July 16, 2009 at the Woodland Park Care Center in Millcreek Township of causes incident to age. She resided at 3130 South 200 East in South Salt Lake, Utah at the time of her death.
Marjorie, known to family and friends as "Marj", was born on Thursday, May 24, 1927 in Tooele, Utah.
She grew up in Tooele and graduated from Tooele High School. After attending Brigham Young University from 1945 until 1948, Marjorie moved to Salt Lake City, where she spent the rest of her life.
She worked for many years for Chicago Bridge and Iron until they closed. After that she worked for a while at a call center and finally as a school crossing guard.
She was an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and loved to sing in the choir.
Marjorie was the youngest child of Perry C. and Minnie Viola Hardy Gillett. Her three brothers, Perry (Vonda) Gillette, John (June) Gillette, and Arthur (Bernita) Gillette all preceded her in death. She is survived by her older sister, Arlene (Roland) Smith of Soda Springs, Idaho and by numerous nieces and nephews.
A Funeral Service will be held at Tate Mortuary, 110 South Main Street, Tooele, Utah, on Monday, July 20, 2009 at 10:00 a.m.
Interment (together with the ashes of her beloved cat Sam) will follow immediately after the Funeral Services in the Tooele City Cemetery, 361 South 100 East, Tooele, Utah.
The family will meet with friends on Sunday evening from 6-8 p.m. at Tate Mortuary in Tooele and again on Monday morning from 9-10 a.m. prior to the services.
Published in the Deseret News from 7/18/2009 - 7/19/2009.
Tooele City Cemetery
GPS (lat/lon): 40.52225, -112.29517
Created by: Ryan D. Curtis
Record added: Jul 19, 2009
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