(Heath) Crego, passed away on Thursday, November 13, 2014, at Loyola
University Hospital in Chicago, Illinois.
She was born on
June 2, 1942, in Chenango Forks, NY, to Merton Albert and Gwendolyn Minerva
Marjorie grew up in
Chenango Forks, NY. She graduated from Chenango Forks High School in
Chenango Forks, NY, in 1960. At age 22, Marjorie was named the New York
State Dairy Princess for 1965. She also worked as a secretary, an art
teacher, and a housewife over the years.
George Crego in 1965 in Westminster, MD. They were happily married for 49
years. Marjorie was a member of Fairhaven Baptist Church in Chesterton, IN.
She enjoyed volunteer work for her church, birdwatching, sewing, sketching,
crocheting and participating in her church’s nursing home ministry.
survived by her spouse George, formerly of Baldwinsville, NY, now living in
Chesterton, IN; her children, Elizabeth of Dublin Ireland, Edward of
Chesterton, IN, Geoffrey of Woodbridge, VA, and Heather of New Oxford, PA;
her siblings, Geraldine, Lois, and Martha; and her grandchildren, Andrew,
Rebecca, Caleb, David, Amber, Peter, Amanda, Alex, Laura and Hannah.
preceded in death by her parents, her brothers, Junior, Herbert, and Orin.
A funeral service
will be held at Fairhaven Baptist Church, 86 East Oak Hill Road, Chesterton,
IN, 46304, at 4:00 p.m. on Monday, November 17, 2014.
In lieu of flowers
the family requests memorial donations be made to Fairhaven Baptist Church
Nursing Home Ministry Memorial Fund, 86 East Oak Hill Road, Chesterton, IN,
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