Marjorie Hollenbeck

b. 1 March 1911, d. 5 April 1996
  • Marjorie Hollenbeck was born on 1 March 1911 in New York.
  • Frederick James Hollenbeck and Lura May Muck appeared in the US federal census of 1 January 1920 in Royalton, Niagara County, New York, at Johnny Cake Road. Other members of the household included Marjorie Hollenbeck, Carl Frederick Hollenbeck.
  • Frederick James Hollenbeck and Lura May Muck appeared in the US federal census of 1 April 1930 in Royalton, New York, at Johnny Cake Road. Other members of the household included Marjorie Hollenbeck.
  • She was employed as a developer in a photograph shop, according to the 1930 census.
  • The following appeared on 18 August 1934 in the Lockport Union-Sun & Journal: Mrs. Fred Hollenbeck and daughter, Marjorie, entertained Wednesday afternoon at their home with a variet shower in honor of Miss Lorraine Sand, a bride-elect of this month.
         The home was prettily decorated with gift bouquets of garden flowers and the afternoon was spent playing games. A supper was served with covers laid for ten. The guest of honor was showered with many thoughtful gifts.
         Guests from out of town were Mr. and . Mrs. Harry J. Hunt of Buffalo; Mrs. Margaret Stahle and Ursula Stahle, of Niagara Falls.
  • The following appeared on 26 August 1936 in the Lockport Union-Sun & Journal: The 34th annual reunion of the Hollenbeck family was held Saturday, Aug. 22 at the home of Mr. and Mrs. William Stagner on the Campbell Blvd. with about 80 in attendance. Dinner was served at 1 o'clock after which games and a social hour were enjoyed.
         In the absence of the president, Walter O. Shults, William Stagner presided over the business meeting and officers were elected as follows: President, Daniel Hollenbeck; vice president, Alvin W. Sand; secretary and treasurer, Florence V. Behe; historian, Marjorie Hollenbeck, with Mrs. Alvin Sand of Lockport, Mrs. Mary Pettit Harris of Los Angeles, Cal., and Mrs. Hazel Griffith of Prospect, O., assisting.
         The oldest member present was William Plarr of Buffalo, the youngest George Plarr, Jr. The guests were Mr. and Mrs. Harry J. Hunt of Buffalo. The next reunion will be held at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Hollenbeck.
  • She married William A. Sutfin, son of Arthur Sutfin, on 25 July 1942 in Hadley, Saratoga County, New York, at Lynwood Church.
  • The following appeared on 28 July 1942 in the Lockport Union-Sun & Journal: A pretty wedding was solemnized Saturday afternoon at 2:30 in Lynwood Church, Hadley, when Miss Marjorie Hollenbeck, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Hollenbeck of Hollenbeck Road, Lockport, was united in marriage to William A. Sutfin of Ballston Spa.
         . . . The bridesmaid, Miss Ruth Samuelson of Wilmette, Ill., college "big sister" of the bride, wore a gown of pink mousseline de soie and lace. She carried a pink gladioli.
         The Rev. Paul Robinson of Forestville, was best man and ushers were Robert Sutfin, brother of the groom, and Percy Craig, the groom's brother-in-law.
         The ceremony was performed by the Rev. Lyle C. Anderson of Northville, with whom Miss Hollenbeck has been associated in rural missionary work in the mountain communities outside Northville since her graduation from Wheator College in June, 1941.
         . . . Mr. and Mrs. Stufin left for a week's trip to Schroon Lake. After August they will be at home on Martin Avenue, Ballston Spa.
         Pre-nuptial affairs for the bride included a linen shower by mail, given by Mrs. Samuelson; three miscellaneous showers, given by Mrs. Warren Whipple of Northville, Mrs. Clyde Allport and Mrs. Loren Peters, cousins of the bride and Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Sutfin of Ballston Spa, parents of the groom.
         A grocery shower was given by the Lynwood Sunday School; a bedroom shower by Mrs. Alvin Sand, aunt of the bride, of Raymond Hill; at the home of Harry Walters, a gift was presented by the Young People of the Calvary Baptist Church, Niagara Falls.
         Guests were present from Lockport, Medina, Randolph, Broadalbin, Northville, Ballston Spa, Forestville and Wilmette.
  • The following appeared on 16 May 1944 in The Saratogian: (Ballston Spa) . . . Mr. and Mrs. F. J. Hallenbeck, Lockport, are visiting their son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. William A. Sutfin and family, Martin Ave.
  • The following appeared on 26 November 1946 in the Ballston Spa Journal: Mr. and Mrs. F. J. Hollenbeck, of Lockport, are the guests of their son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. William A. Sutfin and family, Martin Ave.
  • The following appeared on 23 July 1947 in the Lockport Union-Sun & Journal: (Dysinger) Joy Sutfin returned to her home at Ballston Spa after spending several weeks with her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Hollenbeck.
  • Marjorie Hollenbeck became a widow at the 13 October 1967 death of her husband William A. Sutfin.
  • The following appeared on 14 October 1967 in The Saratogian: (Ballston Spa) The Rev. William A. Sutfin, 62, a native of Ballston Spa, and former manager of the Saratogian, Balston Spa Bureau, died Friday at his home in Avoca where he resided for 12 years.
         He operated the Sutfin Fuel and Appliance Business, was a member and deacon of the First Baptist Church and served as justice of the peace in Avoca. Prior to leaving Ballston Spa he was the proprietor of Ashton Fuel Oil Company.
         Survivors are: his wife, Mrs. Marjorie Sutfin of Avoca; three sons, the Rev. Terry Sutfin of Avoca, Allan Sutfin, a Purdue University student, and Hawley Sutfin, a student at Wheaton College; a daughter, Miss Joy Sutfin of Puyallup, Wash; a brother, Robert Sutfin of Ballston Spa; and a sister, Mrs. Lillian Shaver of Fla.
         Funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Monday at the Avoca First Baptist Church and a graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the Ballston Spa Cemetery.
  • The following appeared on 4 March 1983 in the Lockport Union-Sun & Journal: Carl F. Hollenbeck of 5348 Hollenbeck Road, Lockport, passed away Thursday, March 3, 1983, at the Lockport Memorial Hospital. Husband of the late Lois F. Hollenbeck; father of Mrs. John (Shirley) Walthew of New Jersey, Kenneth (Margaret) Hollenbeck of Illinois, Donald (Mary Ann) Hollenbeck of Gasport, and the late Carolyn Dent and Paul Hollenbeck. Also survived by nine grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. Marjorie Sutfin of Avoca, NY., and several nieces and nephews. There will be no calling hours. Private funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family at the Bates, Wallace, & Heath Funeral Home, Inc., 38 State St., Middleport, with the Rev. Keith Hilliard officiating. Burial in Royalton Union Cemetery. Memorials to the Royalton Community Church Building Fund or the Lockport Memorial Hospital would be appreciated by the family.
  • Marjorie Hollenbeck died on 5 April 1996 at age 85 in Steuben County, New York.
  • She was interred at Ballston Spa Village Cemetery, Ballston Spa, Saratoga County, New York.
  • Last Edited: 21 Feb 2014

Family: William A. Sutfin b. 13 July 1905, d. 13 October 1967