Margie Ellen (Morgan) Daly, age 83, of Baxter, passed away on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at Essentia-St. Joseph’s Medical Center. Margie was born in Tracy, Minnesota on August 7, 1934 to Kenneth & Laura (Ellefson) Morgan. She graduated from Crosby-Ironton High School and Central Lakes College, she attended St. Cloud State and Bemidji Universities. She also attended Luther Seminary in St. Paul and received Lay Ministry Certification. Margie married Jim Daly on May 23, 1953 at Salem Lutheran Church.
Margie worked at the Minnesota Department of Employment Services in Minneapolis, the University of Minnesota Department of Psychology, and after moving to Milaca, the County Extension office. She was a trained Bethel Bible Study teacher and taught that as well as Sunday School for many years. Margie guided Stonecraft Bible studies in the Brainerd area. Margie enjoyed teaching, reading and entertaining. She also had a ministry of sending cards for all occasions and praying for others. Spending time with her family was her greatest joy.
Margie will be forever missed by her husband of 64 years, Jim; sons: James (Mary), John; daughter, Nancy (Mark) Haseth; sister, Mary (Larry) Nelsen; grandchildren: Dan, David and Laura Daly, Michael (Sydney Dawn) Jonathan, Samuel and Andrew Haseth.
She is preceded in death by her parents; brothers: James, David, Richard; sister, Betty Block.
A memorial service for Margie will be held on Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 11AM at Bethlehem Lutheran Church. Interment will be at the Baxter Cemetery.
Memorials are preferred.
Caring for Margie & the Daly Family:
Halvorson Johnson Funeral Home
BRAINERD CHAPEL 218-829-3581