Maurice “Mickey” George Marr


Dexter, Michigan

Passed away on Sunday, June 23, 2019 at his home.  He was 83 years old.  Born July 10, 1935 in Saginaw, Michigan, he was the son of Samuel G. and Lillian E. (Roberts) Marr.

He was proud to have served his country in the US Army.  Upon his discharge Mickey earned both his Bachelors and Master’s Degrees from the University of Michigan School of Business.  Prior to his retirement, he worked many years in finance as well as teaching at Eastern Michigan University.  He loved reading and keeping his mind active he enjoyed word and number puzzles.  His friends often commented on his intelligence and thirst for information.  He was also a proud life-long Republican.

Mickey is survived by his wife Margaret Breeden whom he married on January 1, 1990; two children, Stephen Joel Marr (Jennifer) and Sally Constance Marr; two granddaughters, Jenna Elise and Leah Amber Marr.

He was preceded in death by his parents as well as one brother Richard Marr in 2000.

Memorial services took place Wednesday, June 26, 2019 from St. James Episcopal Church in Dexter.  In lieu of flowers the family requests contributions in his honor be made to the Salvation Army Bed and Breakfast Program.

Seth Kinker

Reporter/Digital Media for The Sun Times News

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