Marjorie Floyd was longtime resident

DOWNEY - Marjorie Loree Floyd, a Downey resident since 1923, passed away Dec. 21 at Southland Care Center in Norwalk.She was born Sept. 29, 1918 in the state of Kansas. She was a homemaker and enjoyed traveling, playing golf, tending to her garden and entertaining friends. She is survived by her son, Allen Floyd, of Visalia, Calif.; daughter, Sally Seville, of Columbia, Ky.; granddaughters, Arlene Wrede, of Boise, Idaho, and Kathy Ledesma, of Downey; and four great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph, on Dec. 25, 2001 after 63 years of marriage. Interment will be Jan. 25 at Rose Hills. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations to Companion Hospice, 8130 Florence Ave., in Downey.

********** Published: January 22, 2010 - Volume 8 - Issue 40