Marjorie Gillespie Yarrington

November 28, 1926 - August 29, 2016

Age 89, of Oatka Street, Warsaw died Monday, August 29, 2016 at her home.

She was born November 28, 1926 in Warsaw a daughter of the late William and Emily Rix Woolley Gillespie.

She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Warsaw for thirty-six years where she was a member of the choir, choir director, served on boards, taught Sunday School and was a youth group leader and involved with the Pioneer Girls. During the last thirty years, she was a member of the United Church of Warsaw. She served where needed, was a member of the church choir and the Women’s Guild.

She helped her husband for twenty-five years with his Dick’s TV Store, was active in Warsaw’s Monday Club, Garden Club and the Red Hats.

She was a loving wife, loving, encouraging mother, loving supportive grandmother, strong woman of faith with head and heart knowledge of her personal relationship with her redeemer, Jesus Christ.

Surviving are her daughter, Barbara (Winston) Doore of Attica; son, James R. (Margaret) Yarrington of Rochester, five grandchildren, Pamela Doore of Attica, Daniel (Susan) Doore of Stanley, Charles Yarrington of Rochester, Graham Yarrington of New York City, Julia Yarrington of Washington, DC, great grandson, Thomas Doore and several nieces and nephews.

She is predeceased by her husband of sixty-two years, Richard H. Yarrington, her parents and her brother Donald Woolley.

There are no calling hours. A memorial service will be held Saturday, November 26 at 2 PM at the United Church of Warsaw, (cor. S. Main & E. Buffalo Sts.), Warsaw. Memorials may be made to the United Church of Warsaw Scholarship Fund, 22 S. Main St., Warsaw, NY 14569 and Warsaw Public Library, DVD fund, 130 N. Main St., Warsaw, NY 14569.

Important Dates

November 26, 2016 : Memorial service for Marjorie Gillespie Yarrington at the United Church of Warsaw - 2:00 PM - corner of S. Main and E. Buffalo Streets., Warsaw

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Nov 23.16 from Joe Addante:
Jim, Margaret and family,

My sincerest condolences on the loss of your mother.

Nov 22.16 from Cathy Falcone:
Mrs. Doore, I am so sorry for your loss, but joyful for your mother's gain. I will be keeping you and your family in prayer.

Oct 4.16 from Nan Janis:
Dear Barb, Jim and your families,
Your Mother, my Aunt leaves me with delightful memories and visits growing up. Aunt Marge's faith was so abundant that it spilled into my life. She was truly a treasure. Love Nan

Sep 4.16 from Tice family:
Dear Jim and Margaret, On behalf of George, Elizabeth and myself, our most sincere condolences on your loss. You are truly in our thoughts at this time and our love it upon you both. Patricia

Sep 1.16 from Sharon Weber:
I am sorry to hear of Mrs. Yarrington's passing. I grew up within her circle of influence in the Baptist church and Warsaw community. In looking back I realize and honor the impact she had on my life as she faithfully modeled a strong and enduring relationship with Jesus Christ that was evident in every area of her life. Blessings and comfort to you all.

Aug 31.16 from James Strollo:
Knowing that Marjorie was a strong woman of faith is a comfort to all who miss and love her. God be with you.

Aug 31.16 from Cathy Falcone:
Mrs. (Barbara) Doore,

My deepest condolences on the passing of your mother. My prayers are with you and your family at this time.