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Marj Kirby

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Marj Kirby

Marj Kirby, 88 of Sioux Falls, died Monday, March 6, 2017 at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls.

Marjorie Kirby was born November 22, 1928 to Fred and Olga Lyng in Sioux Falls SD. Marj grew up in Baltic, Dell Rapids, and Sioux Falls.

On June 2, 1951 Marj married Tom Kirby Jr. in Sioux Falls.

Marj and Tom's adventurous life was blessed by 5 children. Marj was an avid Christian, golfer, seamstress, Mahjong, and Spite and Malice player. She was also a wonderful mother, sister, and friend.

Marj is survived by three sons. Steven (Suzette), James (Pamela), and Brian, and two daughters Lynn (Todd) Jones, and Kathleen (Curtis) Eide. Marj and Tom have 9 grandchildren. She also has 4 great grandchildren. Marj is also survived by her brother Gordy, and her sisters in law Whiffer Randall and Carole Lyng.

Marj was preceded by her husband Tom, and a son Paul, two brothers and 2 sisters.

Funeral Mass will begin 10:30 am Friday, March 10, 2017 at Christ the King Catholic Church. Private interment will be in St. Michael Cemetery. Visitation for the public begins at 2:00 pm Thursday at Miller Funeral Home, 507 S. Main Ave. The family will be present at the funeral home from 5:00-7:00 pm Thursday to greet friends.

In Lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be directed to SFCS - O'Gorman High School.
Published in The Argus Leader from Mar. 8 to Mar. 9, 2017
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