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Marjorie F. Olazagasti

Died May 13, 2016

Marjorie F. Olazagasti, age 81, of Bear, DE died after a brief illness on Friday, May 13, 2016.

Born in Wilmington on April 20, 1935, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Victoria (Murawska) Samluk. Marjorie made her career as an administrative aide for various New Castle County Councilmen, retiring after 11 years of dedicated service.

In her leisure time, she enjoyed watching classic movies, especially Westerns, and listening to music from the ˜60s and ˜70s, with a special fondness for Johnny Mathis. Above all else, she would give to others before herself.

In addition to her parents, Marjorie is preceded in death by her brother, Joseph Samluk and feline friends, Ulysses and Toby. She is survived by her children, Lainie Foxwell (Art) of Bear, Victoria Jacobson of Corvallis, Oregon and Mark R. Olazagasti (Katie) of Bear; sister, Anita Cole (Thomas) of Florida; grandchildren, Robert Rob Stewart, Erica Austin (Nathan), Andrea and Alex Olazagasti; and great grandchildren, Aaron and Eli Austin.

A visitation for family and friends will be held on Thursday, May 19, 2016, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE from 12:30 pm until 1:30 pm followed by a funeral service at 1:30 pm. Interment will follow in the Cathedral Cemetery, 2400 Lancaster Ave., Wilmington, DE.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions to: Children & Families First, Attn: Nurse-Family Partnership, 2005 Baynard Blvd., Wilmington, DE 19802

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  • Mark and family,
    So sorry to hear about the passing of your Mother. My prayers go out to all the family. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her.

    Sincerely,
    Ruth T. Tingle

  • Thank you Ruth for your kind words.

  • Lainie, Vicky and Mark

    Sorry for the loss of you Mom, she did well with all of you. I know the memories will be flooding into each of you at this time. Just lost my sister this year as well.

    An old friend,

    Dave Keiser

  • Dear Lainie & Olazagasti family,
    May your heart and soul find peace and comfort.
    Our warmest condolences,
    Kimmy & Ricky Boone

  • Dear Anita and the Olazagasti Family,

    My deepest sympathy is wholeheartedly being extended to all for the loss of your sister, Margie, your mom and grandmom. May happy memories live within your hearts.

    Marie Fogg (Undorf)
    Cousin

  • Dear Lainie and Vicki,

    My sympathy to you and your family at this time. May the happy memories live with you forever.

    Rose Rigdon

  • Dear Laninie and Family:

    My thoughts and prayers are you all at this time.

    Sandra Mis (Williams)

  • Lainie, lots of love and comforting peace your way during this time of transition. Rob and I are deeply appreciative of your kindness in taking care of our Kitties during this difficult time for you and your family. Thank you and may your Mother’s Love Shine Upon you from her Resting Place above. Lots of Love to your and your family.