Marjorie Fae Hollingsworth Christian
85, of Indianapolis and formerly of Lebanon, passed away on Friday Morning, November 23, 2012 at Castleton Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Indianapolis. She was born in Lebanon, IN, on April 12, 1927, a daughter of the late Roscoe and Constance (Groover) Hollingsworth. A native of Lebanon, Marjorie graduated from Lebanon High School in 1945. She then attended Indiana University.
On September 28, 1946, in Indianapolis, she was married to Robert Thomas "Bob" Christian. They recently. celebrated sixty-six years together and he survives.
A homemaker nearly all her life, Marjorie was devoted to her family and loved spending time with them. An avid traveler, she had been to every state in the United States and several foreign countries. In addition, she enjoyed learning about British history, shopping, and playing Bridge. She was a 50 + member of Psi Iota Xi, Indianapolis.
Marjorie is survived by her husband, Robert T., "Bob" Christian of Indianapolis, two children, Melissa C., Ebert and fiance, Jerry Randel of Lebanon and Terrence W. Christian and wife, Bronte of Northport, AL; a grandson, Matthew Christian Ebert and wife, Cassie of Tyler, TX; a great grandson, Aiden Christian Ebert; and a sister, Marilyn J. Irwin and husband, Pete of Richmond, IN. She was preceded in death by her parents; a son-in-law, Steven Lee Ebert; and two grandchildren, Benjamin Thomas Ebert and Holly Kristen Ebert.
Funeral service will be held at Myers Mortuary, 1502 N. Lebanon St., Lebanon, IN on Tuesday, November 27, 2012, at 4 p.m., with Mr. Terrence W. Christian, officiating. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. until time of service on Tuesday. Interment will be held at a later date at Oak Hill Cemetery, Lebanon, IN.
The family asks that memorials be made to the Lebanon Education Foundation, j1005 West Hendricks, Dr., P.O. Box 47, Lebanon, IN, 46052, or to the Boone County Historical Society, 404 West Main St., P.O. Box 141, Lebanon, IN 46052.
Online condolences: http://www.myersmortuary.com.