Marjorie Anna Dudley, 74, died July 20, 2009. She was born in 1935 to Charles and Louise Miller in Northwest Colorado, where she was raised on a sheep and cattle ranch.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Donald Dudley.
Survivors are daughters Cindy Gaskill, of Lexington, Ky., and Carolyn (Robert) Ower; grandchildren Sarah, Lindsay and Robert, of Flagstaff, Ariz.; stepdaughter Susan (Leonard) Benson, of Scottsdale, Ariz.; daughter-in-law Patricia Dudley and granddaughters Megan and Melinda Dudley, of Fullerton, Calif.; siblings Jean (James) Hagan, of Bigfork, Mont., Glen Miller, of Craig, Robert (Eunice) Miller, of Fort Collins, Charles (Jeanne) Miller, of Willmar, Minn.; and sister-in-law Linda (George) Brooks, of Lutz, Fla.
In 1957, Marge graduated from Colorado State University and resided in several states before settling in 1968 in Tuscon, Ariz., with her family. While raising her daughters, she was a homemaker and devoted many hours to volunteer service.
Later, she was employed by the Arizona Inn, where she spent most of her years of employment as director of sales and marketing.
At Marge's request, no funeral is planned. A reception took place Monday at the Arizona Inn in Tuscon, Ariz.
Donations may be made to Youth on Their Own, 1443 W. Prince Road, Tuscon, Ariz., 85705.