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Marjorie "Margie" L. Davin



Marjorie "Margie" L. Davin, 86, of Marion, Iowa, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, at Northbrook Manor, Cedar Rapids, Iowa. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, at Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Marion, with the Rev. Mike Morgan officiating. The family will greet friends from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. Friday before the service at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Margie was born Nov. 11, 1932, in Marion, Iowa, the daughter of John E. and Nellie M. (Cory) Hackert. She was a 1950 graduate of Alburnett High School. On Feb. 25, 1956, Margie was united in marriage to Theodel "Ted" D. Davin. For 34 years, she worked at Price Electric & Hardware. Her many duties there included bookkeeping and sales. Margie then worked for Park Place Antiques for three years. She was a lifetime member of the American Legion Post 298, serving as the president of the women's auxiliary for five years, and treasurer for 15 years. Margie enjoyed putting together puzzles all winter long and being outdoors in the summer. She was a very loyal, diehard Chicago Cubs fan. Margie will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.

Margie is survived and lovingly remembered by her nieces, Robin (Randy) Jones of Cedar Rapids and Diane Morris (Phil Bennett) of Marion; nephew, John (Jolene) Hackert of Marion; three great-nephews, Cory (Stacy) Jones of Van Horne, Iowa, Ryan (Bailey) Jones of Springville, Iowa, and Andy Jones of Cedar Rapids; great-niece, Erin (Travis) Weis of Center Point, Iowa; three great-great-nephews, Garrett, Rhett and Caliber; one great-great-niece, Harper; and many special, dear friends, Helen Christiansen, Helen Oldfield and John and Diane Cram.

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