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12/8/2012 1:28:00 AM
Marjorie Strong
Mrs. Strong
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Mrs. Strong
NT Staff

Marjorie Strong, 81, of Ottawa passed away early in the morning of Dec. 7, 2012, in St. Elizabeth Healthcare Center, Ottawa.

Memorial Mass will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday in St. Columba Church, Ottawa, with the Rev. David Kipfer officiating. Burial will be at St. Columba Cemetery, Ottawa on a later date.

Visitat-ion will be 4-7 p.m. Monday in Mueller Funeral Home, Ottawa.
She was born Jan. 3, 1931, in La Salle to James and Selma (Anderson) Fitzgerald. She married Richard Trowbridge in 1953. He passed away in 1990. She married William Strong on June 3, 1995, in Ottawa. He passed away on Nov. 29, 2009.
She was a graduate of La Salle-Peru Township High School. She was a member of St. Columba Church and Catholic Daughters of America.

She is survived by two sisters, Elaine Thompson of Ottawa and Helen (Donald) Marks of Ottawa; three stepsons, William (Kathy) Strong of Ottawa, Steve (Judy) Strong of Ottawa and Mark (Christine) Strong of Ottawa; and nieces and nephews.
She also was preceded in death by four brothers, Donald, Wayne, Bob Fitzgerald and Howard Smith.

Memorials may be directed to St. Columba Building Fund. The online guestbook may be viewed and remembrances shared at

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