December 29, 1930 – May 11, 2011
Margie Della Saylors of Lyons died May 11, 2011, at her home. She was 80 years old.
She was born on December 29, 1930 in Breckenridge, Colorado, the daughter of Earl L. and Della (Merry) Parker. Margie moved to Kansas as a child and graduated from Bushong High School in Bushong, Kansas. She then graduated from Emporia State Teachers College with a Teaching Certificate.
Margie married Dale Saylors on August 20, 1950, in Bushong. They moved to Walden, Colorado in 1957, to Longmont in 1958, and then to Lyons in 1962.
Margie taught elementary school in the vicinity of Bushong, Kansas until her retirement from teaching in 1951. She later worked in day care from 1962 in both Longmont and Lyons until early 1995.
She was a member of Foothills Baptist Church in Lyons and also attended Grace Evangelical Free Church. Margie enjoyed crocheting and embroidery.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Don Parker.
Margie is survived by her husband, Dale Saylors, of Lyons.
A funeral service was held at 1 p.m. on Monday, May 16, 2011, at Ahlberg Funeral Chapel. Interment was at Lyons Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Lyons Golden Gang or to Grace Evangelical Free Church and mailed to Ahlberg Funeral Chapel. Share condolences at www.ahlbergfuneralchapel.com .