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(May 15, 1929 – August 16, 2016)

Margie Mae Meden, 87, of Midland, passed away on Tuesday, August 16, 2016 at Brookdale Senior Living Center in Midland. She was born in Monrovia, CA on May 15, 1929 to the late Alfred and Mary (Apsey) Buchner. On November 7, 1953 she married Elmer L. Meden in Lincoln, Michigan.Margie worked for Dow Chemical Company as well as Bay City School System. She enjoyed knitting especially afghans. She loved making baby clothing for the whole family and having one of her creations was a source of pride. Margie was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church for over 60 years.Margie is survived by her husband of 62 years, Elmer and sons, David (Noreen) and Paul Meden, and five siblings, Evelyn Wall, Robert, Alfred, Willian and Carl Buchner. Also surviving her is her brother-in-law, Norval (Darleen) Meden as well as many nieces and nephews.Margie was predeceased by her sister Beverly Cook.A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, August 19, 2016 at Trinity Lutheran Church with Pastor Gerald Ferguson officiating. Friends may visit with the family on Friday from 10 a.m. until the time of service. Burial will take place at Pine Grove Cemetery.In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider Trinity Lutheran Church or the National Kidney Foundation of Michigan.On Line condolences can be left at smithminer.com