Marjorie Elizabeth Ziegenfelder

1935 - 2012 | Obituary Condolences
Marjorie Elizabeth Ziegenfelder, age 76, of New Baltimore, died Saturday, April 12, 2012 from complications of Alzheimer's disease. Born in Detroit, November 12, 1935 to the late William and Grace Becker. Marjorie married Robert Ziegenfelder in September 1955 and moved to Ann Arbor, Mich where she worked for the University of Michigan School Of Public Health while her husband attended Engineering School. Upon graduation, Marjorie and Robert moved to Warren, Mich and raised three children. Marjorie had great pride in the fact that she was able to emotionally and financially support her husband and all three of her children through college. Marjorie was a very talented china painter, photographer and avid water skier. In 1993, the family's love of boating took them to Anchor Bay in New Baltimore where Marjorie enjoyed boating and lake views for almost 20 years. Marjorie is survived by her husband of 56 years, Robert; her sons, Jeffrey (Deb) and Steven (Heather); her daughter, Pamela (Trent) Larson; her sister, Judy (Ted) Spicher and brother, James (Lynn) Becker and predeceased by her brother, John (Barbara) Becker. She has seven beautiful grandchildren whom she cherished, Trevor, Grace, Drew, Zachary, Faith, Elijah and Tyler. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and their families. Visitation 6-9 p.m. Monday, April 16, and 2-9 p.m. Tuesday, April 17 with a service at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 18 at Gendernalik Funeral Home, 35259 23 Mile Road, New Baltimore.
Published in The Macomb Daily on Apr. 16, 2012
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