Marjorie L. "Marjie" Wilcox, 87, of Traverse City, formerly of Ann Arbor, passed away peacefully April 13, 2017 at Arbor Hospice in Saline. Marjie was born on April 25, 1929 in Ann Arbor, to Marvin and Nora (nee: Short) Bemis.
At Marjie's request, no memorial service will be held.
Marjie is survived by her daughters, Karen A. (Quentin) Smith; a stepgranddaughter, Veriti P. (Smith) Overby, and Janet A. (Rodney) Rohraff; grandson, Robert E. Rohraff; sisters, Viola Whitmore and Patricia (Paul) Roberts. Many special nieces, nephews and friends also survive.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Wilcox was predeceased by her husband, John; siblings, James Bemis, Marvin Bemis and Louise Savery; and her faithful companion, Robert S. Hopkins Sr.
Memorials in Mrs. Wilcox' name may be made to Arbor Hospice, 2366 Oak Valley Dr., Ann Arbor, MI 48103, www.arborhospice.org or Munson Hospice, 450 Brook St., Traverse City, MI 49684, www.munsonhomehealth.org.
Please share a memory of Marjie with her family at www.muehligannarbor.com.
Published on April 23, 2017