Marjo, a very loving wife, mother, sister, and friend to everyone who ever knew her, was called home to be with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. She passed peacefully in her home on September 23rd surrounded by family and friends, at the age of 83.
Born June 1st to the late Kenneth and Flossie Murray, Marjo was raised in Medford and attended Southern Oregon College, where she pursued her passion in education. She taught for over 40 years in the Medford and Central Point School Districts. Marjo was greatly loved by her coworkers, students, and their families.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Mark Putnam, in 1970 and is the grandmother of the late Drew Anderson.
She is survived by her loving husband, Bob of 49 years along with her sister, Nyla (Lance), and her children, Brett and Valerie (Dave). She’s also survived by two deeply loved step sons, Mike (Cindi), Scott, God Daughter, Cindra, 5 grandchildren, 9 great Grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to our dear friend, Kathie for being with Marjo and taking loving care of her during the last year of her journey.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to Hearts with a Mission, 521 Edwards St., Medford 97501
Arrangements will be handled through Perl Funeral Home, phone number 541-772-5488, www.perlfuneralhome.com
Memorial service will be at Grace Point Fellowship 213 S Fir St, Medford, OR 97501 on Saturday October 24, 2020 at 1pm.
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