Marjory A. Hethorn, 83, quietly passed away on February 5, 2015, at Eagle’s Nest Adult Foster Care Home, Eagle, MI, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s Disease. She was born on May 17, 1931, to William and Frances Haight. She graduated from Sexton High School and studied at Michigan State University. Marjory worked for 17 years for Dr. Werth, DDS. On February 1, 1980, she married Mack Hethorn and her family grew from 5 children to 9. She enjoyed playing bridge, card games, cooking, needlework, golf and travel. She and Mack spent many years splitting their time between Blue Lake, MI and New Port Richey, FL.
Survived by her loving husband, Mack; sister, Judy (Larry) Litterst, St. Cloud, MN; children, Jim Rogers, David Rogers, Rhonda (Gary) Lewis, Ann Rogers, Patty Mitchell; 5 grandchildren; and 2 great grandchildren. Extended family, Rick Hethorn, Hollie (Steve) McCafferty, Paul Hethorn, 12 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Marjory was preceded in death by her parents; sister and brother-in-law, Patricia and Robert Bruegger; and son, Gregory Hethorn.
A very special thank you to the Eagle’s Nest Adult Foster Care Home for their kind and compassionate care.
A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, April 10, 2015, at Delta Center Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Marjory to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675 or Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011.