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In Memory of

Marjorie Elizabeth Bushong

June 10, 1920 - May 7, 2017

Obituary


Marjorie Elizabeth Bushong, age 96, of Coshocton, passed away on Sunday, May 7, 2017. She was born on June 10, 1920 in Powell, Ohio, to the late Watts and Lena (Sells) Grace. Marjorie graduated from Worthington High School in 1938, attended Bowling Green State University and married Everett Bushong on June 10, 1942.

She was a member of First Baptist Church of Coshocton; Marjorie was named the Mother of the Year in May 1966 by the Coshocton Tribune. She enjoyed spending time with her family especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

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Marjorie Elizabeth Bushong, age 96, of Coshocton, passed away on Sunday, May 7, 2017. She was born on June 10, 1920 in Powell, Ohio, to the late Watts and Lena (Sells) Grace. Marjorie graduated from Worthington High School in 1938, attended Bowling Green State University and married Everett Bushong on June 10, 1942.

She was a member of First Baptist Church of Coshocton; Marjorie was named the Mother of the Year in May 1966 by the Coshocton Tribune. She enjoyed spending time with her family especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Marjorie is survived by her six children, Bob (Bette Jeanne) Bushong of Montgomery, AL; Bonnie (Robert) Jones of Vero Beach, FL, Barbara (Joe) Bankes of Westerville, OH, Beverly (Gregory) Plant of Coto de Caza, CA, Bill (Martha) Bushong of Madison, WI, and Brenda (Ron Van Kalker) Bushong of Cincinnati, OH; fourteen grandchildren, Robert Andrew, Danielle, Michelle, Matthew, Derek, Doug, Tiffany, Nikki, Natalie, Grace, Isaac, Gloria, Jason, and Gabrielle; and sixteen great-grandchildren, Grayson, Rachel, Brandon, Jenna, Christopher, Bryan, Sean, Laura Jeanne, Siena, Abbey, Aaron, Andy, Annagrace, Joshua, Justus, and Evan.

Along with her parents, Marjorie is preceded in death by her husband, Everett, who passed away on December 25, 1991; and by her siblings, Gladys, Benjamin, Agnes, Leona, and Imogene.

Calling hours will be held on Saturday, June 10, 2017 from 9:00 to 11:00 am at Given-Dawson-Paisley Funeral Home. Graveside services will be held on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 3:30pm at Dublin Cemetery in Dublin, Ohio.