Marion Elizabeth Spalsbury Widger|
PALM VALLEY, TX.-
Marion Elizabeth Spalsbury Widger passed away on February 5, 2013. She was born on February 14, 1924 in Kalamazoo Michigan, the daughter of J. Wayne and Ethel Spalsbury. Marion grew up in Kalamazoo and graduated from Alma College, Alma, MI in 1948 and received her Masters of Social Work from the University of Michigan in 1952.
Marion married in 1954 to Douglas Widger and had two sons-Paul and John. They lived in Detroit and Redford Township Michigan. After retirement, they lived at Lake Somerset, MI. They visited South Texas as Winter Texans for several years, and then moved to Palm Valley, Texas permanently in 1988.
Marion is survived by her husband Douglas Widger, her sons Paul (Annette) of Melvin, MI and John (Patricia) of Palm Valley, TX and her dog Tasha.
For several years, she and her husband were active members of All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church in Brownsville, Texas.
There will be no funeral services.
Memorials are suggested to the Harlingen Humane Society.
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Published in Valley Morning Star on Feb. 10, 2013