Marjorie Jean Farst
June 12, 1921 ‒ August 13, 2010
Winter Park, Florida
Winter Park, FL: Marjorie J. Farst, age 89, of Winter Park, Florida and formerly of Mansfield, passed away Friday evening, August 13, 2010 in Orlando’s Hospice of the Comforter.
She was born June 12, 1921 in Flint, Michigan, the daughter of Matthew and Eva Liston.
On January 23, 1943 she married William J. Farst who preceded her in death on November 25, 2006. Margie and Bill made their home in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, where they raised their two sons, and the returned to the Mansfield area in 1969. For the past four years, Margie had been living in Florida, where she could be close to her family.
An ideal mother and wife, Marjorie delighted in caring for her children and husband. She was an excellent cook and enjoyed baking her special cakes for family.
Margie loved animals, particularly Mickey the Old English Sheep Dog, whom she loved to baby sit.
She is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law Ronald and Susan Farst of Winter Park, FL and Larry and Phuong Farst of Maitland, FL.
A graveside service will be held Tuesday morning, August 17, 2010 at 10 am in Lexington Cemetery. Pastor Tj Waters will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be mailed to Hospice of the Comforter, 480 West Central Parkway, Altamonte Springs, Florida 32714. Please be sure to reference Marjorie Farst.