Marion Rachel MacCormack, age 90, a long-time resident of Watsonville, California, passed away Friday, March 18, 2011 at her daughterís home in Grove, Oklahoma.
Marion was born in Cape Cod, Massachusetts on October 13, 1920 to George and Anna (Schneider) Avery. On December 3, 1942 she married Charles Donald MacCormack in West Medford, Massachusetts and they were married for over 54 years before his death in 1997. Marion received a bachelorís of science degree from the University of Massachusetts and worked as a Dietitian for many years. She was a member of the United Presbyterian Church in Watsonville, California and with the church she would prepare numerous bags of food for families in need. She enjoyed being outside and spending time with her family and friends. She was a caring and giving person and would help take care of others and she never complained about anything. Marion was the best mother ever and she will be missed dearly.
Preceded in death by her husband, Charles Donald MacCormack and her parents; Marion is survived by one daughter, Christine Davies and her husband Bill Whalen of Grove, Oklahoma; two sons, Peter MacCormack of Capitola, California; Don MacCormack of Annapolis, Maryland; six grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.
Memorial services will be private family.
Arrangements are with Benton County Memorial Park Funeral Home and Crematory of Rogers, Arkansas.