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 Marjorie <I>Anderson</I> Bailey

Marjorie Anderson Bailey

Birth
New Hampshire, USA
Death 24 Oct 2012 (aged 90)
Strafford County, New Hampshire, USA
Burial Kittery, York County, Maine, USA
Memorial ID 100336024 · View Source
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Marjorie A. Bailey, beloved wife of Robert L. Bailey, Sr. died Wednesday Oct. 24, 2012, in the Hyder Family Hospice House.

She was born Sept. 9, 1922, in Manchester, a daughter of the late John G. and Jennie E. (Anderson) Anderson. She graduated from Manchester High School Central Class of 1940 and attended Hesser Business College.

Prior to her marriage in August of 1948, she was employed as Secretary at the N.H. Tuberculosis in Manchester and later worked at the University of New Hampshire, Department of Social Service until her retirement in 1985 after 15 years of service.

She moved with her family to Dover in 1968 and to their summer home in Kittery Point in 1977. She was a member of the First Parish Congregational Church in York, Maine, life member Ruth Chapter, OES, Manchester, life member of Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Auxiliary, Dover, and a 60-year member of Epsilon Master Chapter, Beta Sigma Pi of Manchester, having been a member since 1944.

She also served as a USO Volunteer in WW II. Marjorie enjoyed gardening, traveling with her husband and having friends to her home on Gerrish Island. She loved going to The Stolen Menu Café to see all of her many friends and delighted herself with pastries and hot fudge sundaes. She was a wonderful cook and loved cooking. Over the years had many of her recipes accepted in many cookbooks.

She was predeceased by two sons, John A. Bailey in 1950 and Robert L. Bailey, Jr. in 1997.

The family wishes to thank Marjorie's home caregivers and also the staff at Hyder Family Hospice House who helped make her final days as comfortable as possible.

Calling hours will be held from 4-7pm on Sunday, Oct. 28, in the Lucas & Eaton Funeral Home, 91 Long Sands Road, York, Maine.

A funeral service will be held at 11am on Monday, Oct. 29, in the First Parish Congregational Church, 180 York St., York, Maine. Burial will be private in Orchard Grove Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to Help Fight Alzheimer's/Alzheimer's Association, National office, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, Ill. 60601-7633.

Lucas & Eaton Funeral Home, 91 Long Sands Road, York, Maine is directing arrangements. Visit www.lucaseatonfuneralhome.com Visit www.fosters.com/obits for an online guest book. Published in Fosters from October 26 to October 27, 2012


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  • Created by: Ms. Clyde
  • Added: 7 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100336024
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Marjorie Anderson Bailey (9 Sep 1922–24 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100336024, citing Orchard Grove Cemetery, Kittery, York County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by Ms. Clyde (contributor 46994776) .