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Marcia Leeds

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Marcia Ann Gaskill Leeds

On Oct 29, 2016 Marcia Leeds reached her final destination after returning home from a 7- country Asian cruise .

As matriarch of her family, she was a prime example of faith, love, and acceptance. Born October 24, 1932 in Hastings, MI,  she was one of the five children of Lloyd and Gertrude Gaskill. She graduated from Hastings High School in 1950, attended White's Beauty Academy in Battle Creek and thereafter won numerous state and regional awards for expertise In hair styling.

She was an active member of her craft club and sang in her church choir in Tucson Estates, AZ. 

She was preceded in death by her husband of 38 years, Richard McGee Sr, and two sisters, Mildred Soderquist and Margaret Shearer.

She is survived by her son, Richard McGee Jr. and his wife Christina McGee of Tucson AZ; grandchildren Cara McGee of Trier, Germany,  Celeste Zylks, Gabriela Reichling, Gustavo Lemos and great granddaughter Gwynn Zylks  all of Tucson; Brother, Robert Gaskill of Dowling MI and sister Miriam Stem of Annapolis MD.

She was loved and will be missed by extended family and friends in Michigan, California and Arizona.

A celebration of  life will be held in Tucson on Nov 26 and in Dowling Michigan at a later date.

Donations in her memory may be made to the Tucson Pops Orchestra. tucsonpops.org or mail 4729 E Sunrise Drive #326, Tucson , AZ 85718-5434
Published in Battle Creek Enquirer on Nov. 8, 2016
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