Marcia BaileyMarcia Bailey, age 87, passed away in the Larimore (ND) Good Samaritan Center on Wednesday, September 7, 2011.
Marcia Bailey, age 87, passed away in the Larimore (ND) Good Samaritan Center on Wednesday, September 7, 2011.
Marcia Sweeney was born December 13, 1923 the daughter of James "Jay" and Anna (Barrett) Sweeney in Larimore. She attended a one-room schoolhouse near Larimore through the eighth grade. She then graduated from Larimore High School in 1942. After graduation, she attended business college and worked in Great Falls, Montana. There she met and married Adrian Bailey on September 16, 1946. The couple moved to a farm near Larimore in 1950, farming on the family farm for more than 50 years. Marcia lived on the farm until 2009 when she moved into the Larimore Good Samaritan Center.
Marcia is survived by her sons, Michael (Scheryl) of Bloomington, MN and Terry (Marie) of Arvilla, ND, and Lafayette, LA, daughters, Ann Bailey (Brian Gregoire) of Larimore, and Bonnie (John) Butz of Northwood, ND; daughter-in-law, Joan Flynn of Roseville, MN; grandchildren Erin Bailey, Stephen Butz, Brendan, Thomas and Ellen Gregoire, Brian Bailey, Dan Bailey, and Chrissy (Jene) Sobolik and their mother, Judy Johnson.
She was preceded in death by her husband Adrian and son Richard.
VISITATION: Friday, September 9, 2011 from 4 to 6 PM in the Brown Funeral Home in Larimore and for one hour prior to Mass in church on Saturday.
PRAYER SERVICE: Friday, September 9, at 7 PM in St. Stephen's Catholic Church, Larimore, ND
MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL: Saturday, September 10, 2011 at 10:30 AM in St. Stephen's Catholic Church in Larimore, ND with Pastor James Goodwin officiating.
INTERMENT: Bellevue Cemetery, Larimore, ND.
ARRANGEMENTS: BROWN FUNERAL HOME, Larimore, ND.