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MARJORIE ELLEN McCOMBE

It is with great sadness that the family announces the sudden passing of Marjorie Ellen McCombe, 74, of Rainy River, Ont. on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019 at La Verendrye Hospital in Fort Frances, Ont.

Marjorie was born in Parry Sound, Ont. to Kathleen and Harold McCombe of Bracebridge, Ont.

Marjorie met Norman Spooner while she was working in Thunder Bay, Ont. They spent some time in Cornwall, Ont., then moved to Rainy River, Ont., where they have lived for about the past 10 years.

She enjoyed working with both fresh and artificial flowers, often arranging beautiful gifts for family and friends. Marjorie took up the art of taxidermy and also enjoyed fishing, hunting, and the outdoors.

She will be lovingly remembered by her husband, Norman; children, Terry (Dorothy) Robinson of Thunder Bay, Ont., Jane (Andre) LaLonde of Nipigon, Ont., and Theresa Robinson of Thunder Bay, Ont.; and her wonderful grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She also is survived by her sister, Linda (Ivan) Fidget; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her parents; daughter, Tracey; and her siblings.

As per Marjorie's wishes, a private family gathering will take place in her memory at a later date.

If desired, in memoriam donations may be made to the charity of your choice c/o Northridge Funeral Home, P.O. Box 89, Emo, Ont., P0W 1E0.