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Marcia M. Magavern, homemaker

November 23, 1934 - July 6, 2017

Marcia M. Magavern of Orchard Park died July 6 at Buffalo General Medical Center. She was 82.

The former Marcia McKeeman was born in Cleveland, OH. She attended William & Mary and William Smith College before being married in 1960.

A dedicated homemaker, Mrs. Magavern raised her family in the village of Hamburg, and spent many years in Eden, before she and her husband built a house in Orchard Park.

She was an avid tennis player, skier, and sailor. She enjoyed cooking/canning, reading, birding, knitting and needlepoint, animals and travel.

Mrs. Magavern is survived by her husband of 57 years, Willard John (Jack) Magavern Jr.; two sons, Jeffrey and Willard; two daughters Sara Ambrus and Katie Laird and five grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Sept. 16 at Clarksburg Country Club, 9755 Clarksburg Road, Eden.

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