Marjorie E. McCabe - August 15, 2017

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RENSSELAER Marjorie E. McCabe was born to Charles V. and Ella McCabe on October 17, 1921 in Ravena, NY and passed away peacefully on August 15, 2017.  Marjorie graduated from Coeymans High School in 1937 and went to Brooklyn in September of 1938 to live and work with The Little Sisters of the Poor as a Nun.  There she became The Mother Superior.  Marjorie also spent time in Rome, NY, Quebec and in 1952 went to Lille, France, where she remained for 11 years serving as The Mother Superior.  In 1963 she returned to the United States and began training as a nurse at Albany Medical Center .  She eventually became an orthopedic nurse at Albany Medical Center. 

     She is survived by her brother, Robert J. McCabe; predeceased by her elder brother, Charles V. McCabe and younger sister, Elizabeth J. McCabe.  She is survived by many nieces and nephews.  We love you and will miss you.

     A memorial service for Marjorie will be held 2 pm on Friday, August 18th at the Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena with a calling hour prior to the service starting at 1 pm.   

     In lieu of flowers contributions in memory of Marjorie may be made to The Little Sisters of the Poor, 2999 Schurz Ave., Bronx, NY 10465.