Marcia Mary Weber, 84
Mass of Christian Burial celebrating the life of Marcia Mary Weber, age 84, of Albany, will be at 11 a.m., Thursday Dec. 12, 2013 at Seven Dolors Catholic Church in Albany. Father Michael Naughton, OSB will officiate and burial will take place in the parish cemetery immediately following mass. There will be a visitation from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11, at the Miller-Carlin Funeral Home in Albany and will continue on Thursday at the Seven Dolors Catholic Church one hour prior to the service. Memorial Services will be provided by the Christian Mother’s Society and the American Legion Auxiliary beginning at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 11.
Marcia was born on Dec. 30, 1928 to Warren and Regina (Gans) Weber in St. Cloud. Marcia passed away peacefully under hospice care at The Legends of Heritage Place in Sartell on Saturday, Dec. 7. She attended St. Cloud Hospital School of Nursing and became a registered nurse in 1950. She worked from 1950-1959 at the Charles T. Miller Hospital in St. Paul; from there she spent six years as a Registered Nurse in Casper, WY. Her time in the nursing field involved caring for newborn and premature babies.
From 1965-1976, Marcia’s mother worked as the Stearns County Coordinator on aging, establishing new groups of senior citizens in their home areas. Marcia provided transportation for her mother’s organization by taking her everywhere she needed to go.
Marcia was a past President of the Albany American Legion Auxiliary, and was awarded the State Auxiliary Unit Member of the year in 2006. Marcia was very well known for the time she devoted to both the Poppy and Daffodil flower sales.
Marcia spent over 20 years in volunteer service in the Pharmacy Department at the Veteran’s Administration Hospital in St. Cloud, accumulating over 5,000 volunteer hours. She was an active member of Seven Dolors Catholic Church and a member of Christian Mother’s Society. Marcia was elected a member of the School Board as well as the Albany City Council.
Marcia is survived by her brother, Paul (LaVonne) Weber, Le Center and many nieces, nephews, and friends.She was preceded in death by her parents Warren and Regina Weber, infant sister, Mary; brother, Warren (Marian) Weber, sister Elizabeth (Richard) MacDonald, and nephew David Weber.