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Marjorie L. Tabor dies at age 91

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Marjorie L. “Knoche” Tabor, age 91 of Colorado Springs, CO, passed away on December 17, 2014, in Colorado Springs, Co.

She was born on July 4, 1923, in Muncie, IN, to Claude and Jeanetta Rodgers-Beckley, both of whom preceded her in death.

On January 10, 1942, in Crown Point, IN, she married Harry L. Knoche, who passed away on April 24, 1966.

Marge is survived by her children: Joan (Thomas) Mores of Colorado Springs, CO, David (Ruth) Knoche of Colorado Springs, CO, Kenneth Knoche of Colorado Springs, CO, James Knoche of Colorado Springs, CO and Cheryl (David) Bachman of Chesterton, IN.

Also surviving are six grandchildren: Felicia Bachman, Justin Bachman, David P. (Kimberly) Knoche, Daniel (Morgan) Knoche, Valerie Knoche and Michael Knoche, as well as five great-grandchildren and her daughter-in-law, Myrna Knoche of Fallon, NV.

Marge is also preceded in death by her son Larry Knoche in 2013, and her daughter-in-law Kathleen Knoche in 1991.

Marge was a Christian woman and a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She loved arts and crafts and reading books.

She was a secretary at Franklin Life Insurance for many years and then after moving to Chesterton, she became a secretary at Liberty Bible Church. She was an avid seamstress she made all the dresses for the servers at Fargo’s Pizza Palace in Colorado.

Funeral services were previously held in Colorado Springs. Burial of cremains will be held at Elmwood Cemetery, Hammond, at a later date.

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Posted 1/14/2015




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