March 3, 1916 ~ July 26, 2011
Farber, Marie Violet
March 3, 1916 - July 26, 2011
In loving memory of Marie Farber; a beloved mother and devoted grandmother. Marie, a forty-eight year Torrance resident, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 26, 2011 surrounded by her loving family at the age of ninety-five. Marie was born March 3, 1916 in Wichita, Kansas and was preceded in death by her husband, Philip Farber. She was an active member of the Sovereign Grace Bible Church for over thirty years. She was also a dedicated and proud member of the American Society of Women Accountants. Marie is survived by her daughter, Susan von Detten; grandchildren, Dolly, Timothy, Britta, Erik and Andrea; and great-grandchildren, Sarah, Rachel, Allison, Jake and Natalie. She was an avid and competitive bridge and Scrabble player and took great delight in her lovely garden. Marie was a beautiful, selfless and kind woman whose independent spirit only deepened her loved ones' affection for her. Her memory will live on in the hearts of her adoring family and in the beauty of every rose in her garden. A viewing will be held at White and Day Colonial Chapel on Friday, July 29, 2011 from 4:00pm until 8:00pm. A service will be held at Sovereign Grace Bible Church on Saturday, July 30, 2011 at 11:00am. Burial will follow at Loma Vista Cemetery in Fullerton. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to American Cancer Society.
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