Marjorie Marie Wakeley, 85, of Grayling passed away on August 15, 2017.
She was born on March 11, 1932, in Bay City to the late Alphonse and Edith (McKendry) Eichinger.
Marjorie married Robert Wakeley on August 24, 1951; he preceded her in death in 2007 after 56 years of marriage.
She previously worked at Bear Archery and as a caregiver for Ruth Robertson. Marjorie's greatest joy in the whole world was being a mother of nine children. She attended St. Mary's Catholic Church.
She is survived by her children: Donna (Carl) Roed of Grayling; Richard (Teresa) Wakeley of Attica; Dena (Don) Yelinek of Grayling; Dawn, Darryl, and Dale Wakeley, all of Grayling; grandchildren: Robert (Cierra) Wakeley; Shannon (Paul) Reichelderfer; Colleen (Josh) Taylor; Mara LaPradd; Dylan (Danielle) and Billy Joe Pahssen; great-grandchildren: Myley Terry; Mikayla Starr; Jordan, Abigail, and Carter Wakeley; brother: Harold Eichenger.
She was preceded in death by her children: Daniel and Dennis Wakeley, and Tina Doe; siblings: Joyce, Tommy, and Jerry Eichenger; husband and parents.
Services were held on August 18, 2017. Interment at Elmwood Cemetery.
Condolences may be sent to www.sorensonlockwood.com.
Arrangements by Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home.