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Marjorie M. Churchill

February 22, 2020

Marjorie M. Churchill, 97, formerly of Clayton passed away Saturday, February 22, 2020, at Samaritan Summit Village where she had resided since October 30, 2015.

She was born in the town of Clayton on September 13, 1922, daughter of the late Joseph and Lillian Best Masters and was a 1940 graduate of Clayton High School. On April 23, 1948 she married Spencer S. "Doc" Churchill in Clayton. Mr. Churchill, owner and operator of Churchill & Son Aerial Contracting and a 30 year bus driver for the Thousand Islands School District, died October 4, 1981.

Marjorie was a switchboard operator in Clayton for the NY Telephone Company until dial service started in 1961. She was a life long member of the Clayton Baptist Church and then River Community Church. She was a former member of the Clayton Eastern Star and Clayton Golf Club. She enjoyed her weekly Bible studies, golf, and watching sports, especially basketball and golf on television. She very much loved spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Marjorie is survived by her son, S. Joseph (Libby) Churchill and her daughter, Deborah D. Aubertine, all of Clayton; six grandchildren, Kimberly (Rob) Gisotti, Darcy (John) Cavalline, Joshua (Amanda) Aubertine, Gabriel (Danielle) Aubertine, Drew (Erin) Churchill, and Cale (Rachel) Churchill; fifteen great-grandchildren, one nephew, and several cousins. Her sister, Mary McIlvain, died April 2003.

A celebration of Marjorie's life and burial in Clayton Cemetery will be at her family's convenience. Arrangements are entrusted with Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Clayton and online condolences to her family may be posted at www.cummingsfuneral.com.


#7 Rita H Deal 2020-02-26 08:32
So sorry for your loss, Deb. May you cherish your memories of your mom..
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#6 Lee Ann LaVanchard 2020-02-25 17:54
My sincere condolences to the family of Mrs. Marorie Churchill. I had the pleasure of visiting with and helping her at the Summit when she would come to the beauty salon. She is the sweetest lady, and I enjoyed transporting her back to her room each week. God Bless!
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#5 Tina 2020-02-25 10:51
Churchill family, Sorry to hear the passing of Marge. She was such a wonderful sweet lady. MMay she RIP and Rise in Glory❣ Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.❣
Steve and Tina Londerville
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#4 Lou/Rose Montante 2020-02-25 08:14
Joe and Deb, so sorry to hear of Moms passing. Our deepest sympathy.
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#3 Lisa Lowes 2020-02-24 23:24
I am so sorry to here sending deepest sympathy to you all.
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#2 Barry Chalk 2020-02-24 18:49
Joe & Debbie,
Thinking of you both at this most difficult time. Thoughts and prayers, to you, and your whole family.
RIP Mrs. Churchill
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#1 Bill Breitenbuecher 2020-02-24 15:19
My sincere sympathy. Marjorie was a gracious and wonderful woman. Thinking of you all.
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