Age 62, of Dimondale, Michigan, passed away on May 29, 2015. She was born in Portsmouth, VA, on April 11, 1953, to John and Ellie (Hallak) Sterzinar. She earned a Master’s Degree from Western Michigan University in Public Administration and was a member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church since 1995. Margery was associated with the Volunteers of America for 18 years; and later a nursing home administrator with Whitehills Health Care Center, Tendercare West, and Dimondale Nursing Care Center. She was an avid outdoors lover enjoying boating, winter sports, and touring with her husband.
Surviving are her husband of 25 years, Edward; 2 children, Edward Chapman III and Johnele Chapman; father, John Sterzinar; 2 brothers, John (Kathie) Sterzinar and Frank (Gayle) Sterzinar; sister, Diane (Tim) Clain; niece, Brianne Sterzinar; and nephew, Christopher Clain. She was preceded in death by her mother, Ellie in 1997.
A Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, June 9, 2015, at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, 3815 S. Cedar St., Lansing, with the Rev. Fr. John A. Byers as Celebrant. The family will receive friends at the Church 1 hour prior to the Mass. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. Arrangements by Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel.