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Marguerite (Mique) Eleanora Saulsbury Bashaw
1/6/1928 – 2/27/2022
Brighton – Went home to be with the Lord peacefully on 2/27/2022 surrounded by her family. Predeceased by her parents Conrad and Hazel Saulsbury, brother Clyde, her loving husband Edwin O., granddaughter Megan Laraby, sister Barbara Whitney, survived by her children Norbert Keith (Maryellen), Edwin Craig (Jane), Kim B Lawton, Kirk Douglas (Mary Kay) 9 grandchildren – Sarah (Matt), Matt (Theresa), Erin (Udi), Scott, Bethany (Jason), Conrad (Elizabeth), Jenifer (Noah), Connor and Jake, 11 great grandchildren- Wyatt, Rhett, Oliver, Alma, Idan, Maya, Asher, Finn, Maisy, Landon, and Kendall, sister Connie and many nieces, nephews, and friends.
Born January 6, 1928 in Elsmere, NY. Moved to Rochester to attend nursing school. Graduated from Rochester General Hospital Nursing School as an RN 6/9/1948. Worked at Rochester General and Park Ave hospital for many years and attended Asbury First Methodist church. Marguerite transitioned from her nursing career to becoming a Leader in the Natural Health Field. She had reached the Level of National Manager with Nature’s Sunshine in 1985 and held that rank until her retirement in 2020. Owned and operated Bashaw Life Center which was located in Midlothian, VA where she lived for 30 years before moving back to Rochester to be with family.
Special thanks to Dr. Marvin Grieff, Linda and the staff at Home Dialysis for their expertise and sincere compassion. Special and very sincere thanks to Carmen, Michelle, Kimberly, Tara, Tommy, Debra and Kathy for the exceptional care and love they gave her.
Family and friends are invited to call on Saturday, March 12th from 10AM – 12 Noon at Miller Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc., 3325 Winton Road, where a Funeral Service will be held at 12 Noon in the Interfaith Chapel of the funeral home.
A Live Stream of the service will be available by using the “Live Stream” Link on the funeral home website.
A celebration of her life will follow the services at Brickstone Senior Living, 1325 Elmwood Ave., Rochester, NY 14620. All are invited to attend.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her name to Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8516 (Donate Online), St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 (Donate Online) or Lollypop Farm, 99 Victor Rd., Fairport, NY 14450 (Donate Online)