Posted by: resparish | June 8, 2010

Marjorie du Fossé, 1932 – 2010

Born in Troy, New York, April 10, 1932, Margorie du Fossé passed away with her family by her side June 04, 2010. A long-time parishioner (and choir member) of Resurrection Parish, Marjorie was married to Peter du Fossé, her husband and caregiver, for almost 55 years. She received her RN and B.S. in Education from Jersey City Medical Center, New Jersey and worked in many areas of Nursing including hospital, home health care, education, and after her retirement volunteered in the Kaiser Permanente neonatal department.

Marjorie is survived by her five children: Ellen Wengen and her husband Paul of Lake Winola, PA; Ann Çelik and her husband Zeki of Sunnyvale, CA; Patricia Lock and her husband Rob of La Crescenta, CA; Ruth West and her husband Andrew of Santa Clara, CA; Peter W. du Fossé of San José, CA; and three grandchildren, Graeme Lock, Connor Lock, and Deniz Çelik.

Marjorie’s Vigil Service will take place at 7:00 pm on Wednesday evening, June 9th,  at Lima and Compagna Mortuary, 1315 Hollenbeck Avenue, Sunnyvale. .  Her Funeral Mass will be here at Church of the Resurrection on Thursday, June 10, at 10:00 am.

Please keep Marjorie and her family in your prayers.