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In Memory of

Margery Louise McDowell Martinez

May 12, 1951 - June 10, 2017

Obituary


Margery Louise McDowell Martinez passed away peacefully on June 10th 2017 at the age of 66. "Margie" was born in Delta, CO and moved to Salida at the age of nine. She graduated from Salida High School. She moved to the Denver area in 1983 and was a homemaker.

A good day for her was being out in the garden, adding a few flowers or tending to the ones she had, enjoying good meals with the people she loved, and spending time with family. She was excellent at playing with the babies.always ready with...

Margery Louise McDowell Martinez passed away peacefully on June 10th 2017 at the age of 66. "Margie" was born in Delta, CO and moved to Salida at the age of nine. She graduated from Salida High School. She moved to the Denver area in 1983 and was a homemaker.

A good day for her was being out in the garden, adding a few flowers or tending to the ones she had, enjoying good meals with the people she loved, and spending time with family. She was excellent at playing with the babies.always ready with a song or willing to read a storybook. She loved music, TV/movies, crossword puzzles, and reading more mystery novels than you can imagine.

She lived her final days with a staggering depth of strength, grace and a never-ending strive to make her loved ones happy and enjoy moments with them.

Margie is survived by her loving family; husband Edward Roy Martinez, son Rick Michael Henderson, daughters, Heather Jean (Dustin) Block, Monica Jean (Chris) Ringenberg, and Cristina Maria Martinez, grandchildren; Chelsea Henderson, Miranda Dunavin, Christian Block, Vaughn Owen Mason, Sofia Brielle Mason, Brody Ringenberg, and Jaden Abate Martinez, one great grandchild, Abailia Kroschel, brother Bryant (Janice) McDowell, sister Sandra Blamey, and brother Dave (Susan) McDowell. She was preceded in death by her mother Shirley Bryant, father Roy McDowell, grandmother Margery McDowell, and her grandfather Roy D. McDowell, Sr..

A celebration of Margie's life will be held on Monday, June 19, 2017, 10am in the Pavilion of Reflection located on the grounds of Olinger Crown Hill Mortuary & Cemetery in Wheat Ridge, Colorado. The family has asked that everyone wear bright, happy colors at her service.

Arrangements under the direction of Olinger Crown Hill Mortuary, Cemetery & Arboretum, Wheat Ridge, CO.