GILLESPIE, Marjorie, 82 of Dayton passed away August 11, 2019. She was born on Sunday July 24,1937 in Akron, Ohio to the late Walter and Florence Garske. Raised in Akron, Ohio, Margie had a love of music, playing trombone in the Garfield High Orchestra and later in the Goodyear band. A lifelong member of Lutheran churches in Minnesota and Ohio, she quietly used her gifts to serve others by diligently working in the kitchen, catering meals for many functions. A passionate sports fan, she followed the Cleveland Indians and the Browns. She had a long career, working as a secretary at Control Data, DP&L, and later volunteering for Miami Valley Hospital.
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Marjorie is survived by her husband Gerald Gillespie of Dayton; children Rebecca (James) Balder of Bloomington, MN, Daniel (Janelle) Berteau of Toms River, NJ; Timothy Berteau of Montrose, MN; and Mark Berteau of Seattle, WA. She is also survived by 8 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.
A Funeral Service will be held 11AM Saturday August 17, 2019 at Mount Calvary Lutheran Church at 9100 N Main St. Dayton OH 45415. The family will receive friends 10AM until time of service at the church. Burial at Rose Hill Cemetery, Akron OH. In lieu of flowers, memorials/contributions may be made to Mount Calvary Lutheran Church. Online memories and condolences may be left for the family at www.bakerhazelsnider.com