Marjorie Sue (Yoder) “Margie” Gentry
February 22, 1952 - September 28, 2019
Marjorie Sue (Yoder) “Margie” Gentry passed away suddenly on Saturday, September 28, 2019 in the company of her family.
Born in Newark, DE on February 22, 1952, she was a daughter of the late Melvin and Wilda (Ream) Yoder, Sr. Margie was a graduate of Newark High School in 1970. She retired from DuPont in 2018 after a 47 year career in various secretarial positions. She was a dedicated wife, mother and friend. Margie had a love of family and looked forward to family gatherings, especially the annual family reunions and the yearly trips to the beach with her close cousins.
In addition to her parents, Margie was preceded in death by her sisters, Dorothy Yoder and Edith Klose; and brother, Melvin Yoder, Jr. She is survived by her husband of 35 years, Frederick Gentry of Bear; sons, Joshua Gentry of Bear and James Gentry (Krystina) of Bear; niece, Deborah Newsome (Don) of Elkton, MD; nephew, Joseph Klose of Newark; and many cousins and extended family.
Services will be private.
Her last wishes were that those who wish to remember her take a moment of reflection and recollection of the good times shared in the way they personally deem befitting.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Margie’s memory to the American Cancer Society, 92 Reads Way, New Castle, DE 19720.