Margie Elsie Phipps

LONGVILLE – A memorial service for Margie Elsie Phipps, 92, of Longville, will be held in the early summer in Longville, and another service will be held a short while later in Truman, Minn.

Margie passed away peacefully in her sleep on Friday, March 22, 2013, at Golden Valley Senior Care Center, in Golden Valley, Minn.

Margie Elsie Davis was born Sept. 19, 1920, on a farm near Lewisville, Minn., to George and Cora (Scribner) Davis. On May 14, 1939, she married Fred Phipps, in St. James, Minn. She and Fred moved north to the Twin Cities and then to Longville with their children Betty and Wayne.

She is survived by her daughter, Betty (Les) Ploen of Hudson, Wis.; son, Wayne (Joann) of Longville; six grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; five step great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews and their children who will all miss “Aunt Margie.”