Marjorie E. Eddie

Age 88, of Lansing, passed away January 27, 2011. She was born on April 1, 1922 in Ovid, MI the daughter of Orvil and Mabel Rice.

Margie worked many years as a buyer in the jewelry business. She was an active bowler, golfer and enjoyed playing poker. She was known as the “Toy Lady” in the community for the toys she passed out to children at various restaurants.

She was preceded in death by her husband Earl “Spike” Eddie, former captain of the Lansing Police Department, in 1984, and two sisters Mary and Virginia. Margie is survived by her son, Scott (and longtime fiancée JoAnn) Eddie; 4 grandchildren, Brenden Eddie, Amanda Richardson-Eddie, Jim Monaghan and Ashlee Eddie; 1 great-grandson, Braydon Richardson; brother, William Rice; sister, Marianne Bond; and many others loved like family.

The funeral service will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Monday, January 31, 2011 at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. Interment will follow in Mt. Hope Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2-6 p.m. on Sunday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or Children’s Miracle Network.

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Amanda Nelson
January 27, 2011 at 9:22 pm

Bless this woman that has inspired me.

Douglas B Rice
January 27, 2011 at 9:28 pm

Thank You Marg For All The Joy And Happiness You Gave Use

Steve & Diana Rice
January 27, 2011 at 11:51 pm

Scott and Family, Sorry to hear of Aunt Marge’s passing but I know that She is in a far better place now. Please except our condolences and prayers. Love Steve & Diana

Robert N. Halstead
January 28, 2011 at 12:04 pm

I am sorry to hear about the loss of your Mother. Please except my condolences and I’ll keep you and your family in my prayers

Roger & Pauline Brunette
January 29, 2011 at 1:49 pm

God Bless this woman. She was a wonderful person. Will keep her in our Prayers.

Rose & Phillip Rice
January 29, 2011 at 6:20 pm

We love you Aunt Margie, it’s been a blessing to have you in our lives, thanks for all the love and kindness you have given to us and so many other people. You will be missed.

William Rice
January 29, 2011 at 8:03 pm

I love you sis, I’ll miss you very much.

Kay (Harper) Reed
January 30, 2011 at 10:52 am

Sorry to hear of you Mother’s passing. I loved her very much and we had many good times together.

Paula, Brooke, Cody & Cory Rice
January 31, 2011 at 5:17 pm

We will miss Aunt Margie very much there is none other like her.


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