Marceline Foote

Marceline Foote Marceline Smee Foote, 87, died peacefully March 2, 2011 at Sutton Hill Center in North Andover, MA. Marcie was born in Allendale, MI. to the late George and Nellie (Scott) Smee on January 20, 1924, and graduated from Central High School in Grand Rapids in 1941. She attended Grand Rapids Junior College, earned a bachelors degree from Wheaton College (IL) in 1948, attended New York Theological Seminary, and received a masters degree in education from New York University in 1952. Marcie also studied towards a doctorate at University of Cincinnati. She held numerous jobs as an educator and counselor in Ohio, New York, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania. Marcie moved to North Andover from Bethlehem, PA in 1998. She enjoyed 11 happy years at Wood Ridge, where she loved working in the yard and watching the children play outdoors. Marcie was also an avid reader. She attended Trinitarian Congregational Church in North Andover. Marcie is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law Jim and Sharon Foote, Tom Foote, and Mike and Pam Foote; her grandsons Kevin and Scott Foote; her niece Bonnie Strattan; her nephews Dana, Brent and Mark Collins; and her cousins Kenneth and Harriet Scott. She was predeceased by her parents, George and Nellie Smee; her brother Jon Smee; and her sisters Flavia Callahan and Joanne Collins. Marcie was cremated, and will be buried in her family plot in Michigan later in the year. The family would like to thank the nurses and aides on the second floor of Sutton Hill for the loving care they provided to Marcie. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Marcies name to the , P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011, or online at Arrangements are under the direction of the Conte Funeral Home 17 Third St. North Andover MA. 01845. To offer online condolences please visit |

Published in The North Andover Citizen from Mar. 7 to Mar. 14, 2011