Edna 'Edie' C. March

Obituary

Posted: Monday, November 27, 2006

Juneau resident Edna "Edie" C. March, 89, died Nov. 6, 2006, in Juneau.

Sound off on the important issues at

She was born Sept. 10, 1917, in Sonora, Calif. A Juneau resident for 22 years, she made significant contributions to the community as a volunteer from 1984 to 1997 in the National Senior Service Corps' Senior Companion and Foster Grandparent programs. She is remembered by program administrators and those she served as a faithful and generous friend with a beautiful smile. She also was a member of the Woldland Rainbow Girls and the Woodland Eastern Star.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Alfred C. March; son, Alan R. March; and grandson, Kenneth M. Waldeck.

She is survived by her daughter, Marilyn A. Waldeck, of Phoenix; granddaughters, Karen A. Murvin, of Plano, Texas, and Kathryn L. Porter, of Tallmadge, Ohio; grandsons, Bryan March, of Tacoma, Wash., and Kevin March, of Juneau; great-granddaughters, Megan Porte and Michelle Porter, of Tallmadge, Alyssa Murvin, of Plano, and Nyah March, of Tacoma; and great-grandson, Matthew Murvin, of Plano.

At her request, there will be no service. There will be an afternoon tea to share fond memories of March at 3 p.m. on Thursday in the community room of Mountain View Apartments, Senior Center entrance. For more information, call 321-5422.

Please make any contributions to Southeast Senior Services, 419 Sixth St., Juneau, AK, 999801.



CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2230
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING