Marjorie June Bagley(1923-2012)

Marjorie June Bagley, age 89, of New Baltimore died February 28, 2012. Mrs. Bagley, a lifelong Michigan resident, was born in Detroit on January 8, 1923, to George and Sybil Egge. She graduated from Michigan State in 1945 with a bachelor's degree in education, and taught kindergarten, second grade and high school for more than 20 years in Anchor Bay schools. A longtime member of First Congregational Church, Mrs. Bagley enjoyed singing in the church choir, as well as in New Baltimore Interfaith Choir. Since 1950, she had been a member of New Baltimore Progressive Literary Club. She also was an avid painter and a lifetime member of New Baltimore Historical Society. But her first love was her family. Mrs. Bagley is survived by son Richard and daughter-in-law Peg Bagley of Marquette, Mich; daughter Beth Bagley-Stanton and son-in-law Tom Stanton of New Baltimore; grandchildren Nell (Kevin) Gardner of Edmonton, Alberta, Hanna Bagley of Marquette, Zack Stanton of New Baltimore, William Stanton of Brooklyn, NY, and Taylor Stanton of New York, NY; and one great-grandson, Henrik Gardner. Cremation will be handled by Gendernalik Funeral Home. A memorial service will be held in coming weeks at First Congregational Church. Memorial donations may be made to Anchor Bay Community Foundation, PO Box 88, New Baltimore, MI 48047.
Published in The Macomb Daily on Feb. 29, 2012