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Marjorie Gahris

Marjorie Mae Gahris

Tuesday, September 13th, 1921 - Saturday, January 16th, 2021
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Obituary

Marjorie Mae (Finney) Gahris, 99, of Berrien Center, passed away, Saturday, January 16, 2021 at Woodland Terrace in Bridgman.

Private services & burial was held at Riverview Cemetery in St. Joseph. Memorial donations in Marjorie’s name may be made to Caring Circle Hospice or Woodland Terrace. Those wishing to sign Marjorie’s Memory Book online may do so at www.starks-menchinger.com.

Marjorie was born September 13, 1921 in Custar, Ohio to Bernard & Bertha (Duquette) Finney. After graduation from Bowling Green High School, Marjorie worked in secretarial positions until her marriage to Robert Gahris on April 10, 1948 in Custar.

After raising her daughters, she worked as a bookkeeper at Berrien Teachers Credit Union until her retirement.

Marjorie was an active member of New Troy Grace Brethren Church where she held various offices.

She was preceded in death by her husband Robert on December 20 2010, her parents, a sister Lorraine Neiling of Bowling Green, OH, a brother Donald Finney of San Jose, CA, a brother Edgar Finney of Bonita Springs, FL and son-in-law Dan Foote of Bonita Springs, FL.

Marjorie is survived by daughters Marcia Foote of Grand Blanc, MI and Marilyn (Ron) Arend of Berrien Center; grandchildren Matthew (Rachel) Arend of Marshall, MI and Stacy Arend of Grove City, PA; and great-grandchildren Danielle and Zachary Arend.

The family would like to offer a special thank you to the staff of Caring Circle Hospice and the kind and caring staff at Woodland Terrace.

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Service Details

  • Service

    Location
    Riverview Cemetery
    Address
    2925 Niles Road
    St. Joseph, MI 49085
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Notes
    Private Services & Burial was held at Riverview Cemetery, St. Joseph.

    Memorial donations in Marjorie's name may be made to Caring Circle Hospice or Woodland Terrace Assisted Living in Bridgman.
  • Interment

    Location
    Riverview Cemetery
    Address
    2925 Niles Road
    St. Joseph, MI 49085
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Notes
    Private Burial was held at Riverview Cemetery, St. Joseph

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Donna J Lippert

Posted at 10:18am
Marge, you were blessed with a good long life. I want to say that's it been a privilege knowing you these past 46 years. You taught me so much at the credit union when I started at the 709 Midway address in St Joseph in 1975. If I did not have a lunch, you'd share yours. You were also a great baker. I will remember all the great memories and fun times that we had. Todd Marschke joined Heaven too this month. Maybe you can open a credit union up in Heaven. Heaven gained a beautiful soul but now you are with Robert. Rest in Peace. Prayers to her daughters and son in law and her two grandchildren and great grandchildren.
JS

Josephine Smith

Posted at 09:15am
With heartfelt sympathy to Mrs. Gahris' family. You have our love and prayers. God bless you.
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