Condolences to BSWH Rotarian Greg Glenn and his family on the death of Greg's mother-in-law Marie Gage. Funeral services were held Monday, January 16, at Earthman Funeral Home, followed by burial January 21 in Florida. Click http://tinyurl.com/8xfzboo to view and sign Mrs. Gage's online memorial guest book. All Rotarians grieve with the Glenns and hold them in our hearts and prayers. The Glenn family is shown with Marie and Bill Gage (seated, front) in a recent photo.
Obituary: Margaret Marie Elton Gage passed away on January 12, 2012 in Houston TX. Marie was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. She loved to travel, giving to others, gardening, shopping, entertaining and she loved her family. In her professional career, Marie began as a kindergarten teacher and then moved on to be the office manager of her husband Bills State Farm Insurance Agency. She was actively involved in church work and in the Lions Club in Miami, Florida. She held various offices on the district level with the Lions Club and a crowning moment was when she became the first female governor. Marie is preceded in death by her parents: Harry Insko Elton and Loa Naomi Elton. Brother Gene Elton and son Stephen Joseph Collinson II. She leaves behind her husband Bill E Gage, children: Bobbie Ann Davis, George William Davis, Susan Marie Davis Swink and Loa Eileen Collinson Glenn. Son in laws, Clyde A Swink and Gregory J Glenn. Step sons Mark Gage, Marshall Burkitt Gage and John Lee Gage, daughter in laws Doris Gage, Donna Gage and Jeanette Gage. 15 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. She is dearly loved and will be missed.