Marjorie Jean Darrington, 87, of Wauneta, NE., formerly of Colorado Springs, passed away on Thursday October 21, 2021, of natural causes at Wauneta Care & Therapy Center.
Marjorie was born on March 18, 1934, to Elmer W. and Gertrude M. Darrington in Colorado Springs, CO. She attended Christian schools and the Peoples College in Colorado Springs. She graduated in 1960 with a bachelor’s degree in elementary education and history, a double major.
Marjorie was a lifelong seamstress, teacher, nutrition and health advocate. She was active in helping people improve their health thru her Neo-Life GNLD business.
She is preceded in death by her parents Gertrude M. and Elmer W. Darrington; her brother, Donald G. Darrington (Edith); and nephew Larry L. Darrington, Sr.
She is survived by 3 nieces (her brother Donald's daughters): Phoebe Worley, Donna Shaw, and Judy Rogers; several great nieces and nephews and a few great, great nieces and nephews.
There will be a visitation at 1:30 pm Tuesday, Nov. 9, followed by a funeral service at 2 pm at Blunt Mortuary, 2229 W. Colorado Avenue, Colorado Springs, Co 80904. Pastor Gary Hunt will officiate.
Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery, Colorado Springs.