April 15, 1923- April 3, 2014
Marjorie J. McMahon, 90 of Vacaville, passed away peacefully on April 3. She was the youngest of six children born to the late John and Haddy Conner on April 15, 1923 in Homestead, Florida. She graduated from Homestead High School in 1941. In 1943 she went to work as a motor-pool driver and secretary at Homestead Army Air Force Base. This is where she met the "love of her life", the late Jack McMahon, in 1945. They married in 1946 and moved to California and were eventually blessed with two sons, Michael and Rodney. She worked for 10 years as a secretary at the Broadway Department Store in the purchasing department. During their 54 years of marriage they had traveled and camped in Mexico, Alaska, all over the U.S.A., traveled in Europe, and cruised in the Caribbean and Alaska.
Marjorie was always active in church, women's clubs, bowling league, singing groups, her neighborhood and family activities.
She is survived by sons, Michael McMahon and wife Sally; son, Rodney McMahon and wife Paula; four grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
She was a loving and compassionate woman who lit up the lives of all who knew her. She will be missed.
There will be a memorial service for Marjorie at the Sacramento Valley VA National Cemetery in Dixon on Monday, June 9, at 11 a.m.
Funeral arrangements by Vaca Hills Chapel Funeral Home 707-446-3233 www.vacahillschapel.com.
Published in The Reporter on June 1, 2014