Marguerite Virginia Fairbairn

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Marguerite Virginia Fairbairn

March 06, 1916 - March 07, 2019

Marguerite Virginia Fairbairn MARGARETVILLE - Marguerite Virginia Fairbairn passed away at the age of 103 on Thursday March 7, 2019, at Mountainside Care Center, Margaretville.
She was born March 6, 1916, in Dry Brook, Town of Middletown, the daughter of Charles Albert and Della (Vermilyea) Rosa.
Marguerite married Seager Fairbairn on Jan. 20, 1941, in Arkville. He passed away on Feb. 27, 1999.
She graduated from Margaretville High School in 1935.
She worked at Bussy's store in Margaretville and also for the family of Dr. Gordon Mauer.
She was a member of Margaretville United Methodist Church, Eastern Star and the local quilting club. She enjoyed quilting and liked to sew at home for several companies.
She is survived by a brother, Robert (Marie) Rosa; sister, Edna Conine; sister-in-law, Mildred Rosa; many nieces and nephews.
Funeral and committal services in Margaretville Cemetery will be announced in the spring.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Hynes Funeral Home, Margaretville.
Published on March 10, 2019
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Eleanor Aulino
Mar 11, 2019
To the Family of my very beautiful and loving sweet Friend, Neighbor and Quilter, "Rete"...I could never describe all the wonderful visits over tea and cookies and the sound of the sound of the roaring Falls on their property and Home built by the Love of her Life, Seiger. I have such fond memories of the stories "Rete" would tell me of their Great Love & Romance quite some years ago!
You are once again together in the Palm of God's Hands.
My Condolences and Sincere Love to everyone,
A Dry Brook Neighbor, Much Love, Ellie Aulino
Joyce Rosa Knapp
Mar 11, 2019
I am remembering the good times with Aunt Marguerite and Uncle Sig. She loved to play cards with mom and dad. She was so sweet.
Michael Fairbairn
Mar 11, 2019
So Sorry for your loss
Sally Olsen
Mar 11, 2019
I have wonderful memories of Aunt Marguerite. She was very special to me. I used to enjoy listening to her talk about the times she had growing up. She had a great life. RIP