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Marcia 'Marci' Brady dies at 61

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Chesterton resident Marcia “Marci” Brady passed away on Saturday, Jan. 8, 2011 in Valparaiso. She was 61.

She was born Dec. 26, 1949 in Gary to Clarence Earl and Sophie Louise (Schuster) King.

Marci is survived by her mother, Sophie Louise King of Merrillville; sisters Elaine (husband Tom) Carey of Lowell and Karen (John) Cox of Ypsilanti, Mich.; brothers Jeff (wife Sandi) King of Highwood, Ill., and Wayne (Joni) King of Chesterton; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father, Clarence King, and her husband, LeRoy Brady.

Marci worked as a Receptionist for the Porter County Visitors Center and had previously worked for Chesterton Feed and Garden. She loved nature and gardening and had a special fondness for all animals.

According to her wishes, no services will be held. Cremation will take place at Heritage Crematory in Portage. Arrangements are being handled by Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton. Online condolences may be made at



Posted 1/10/2011