Marjorie Irene Wigley
Marjorie Irene Wigley
  • June 2, 1923 - February 1, 2017
  • Annapolis, Maryland

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Marjorie Irene Wigley, of Annapolis, MD died February 1, 2017 at Morningside House in Laurel. She was 93. Born in Virginia to the late David and Mary Ruth Carroll, Marjorie married Royal Wells Wigley, Sr. on June 21, 1940 and began her career as wife and mother. In 2000, she was predeceased by a son, William Charles Wigley and in June of 2008 lost her husband Royal after 68 years of marriage. Marjorie volunteered with the Red Cross and the Pediatric Clinic at the Naval Hospital for 35 years. She was a competitive board game player, enjoyed bowling, crocheting and took pride in working in her yard. Marjorie is survived by a son; Royal Wells Wigley, Jr. (Nora) and a daughter; Linda Carol Schardt (William). Grandchildren: Carol Norcross (Chris), Stephen Schardt, Matthew Schardt (Heather) and Michael Schardt (Erin), in addition to 8 great grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild.

A visitation will be held on Sunday, Feb. 5 from 2-4 p.m. at John M. Taylor Funeral Home, 147 Duke of Gloucester Street, Annapolis, MD and Monday Feb. 6 from 11:30 a.m. until service time at 12:30 p.m. Interment, Maryland Veterans Cemetery Crownsville, MD. In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial contributions be made to Alzheimer’s Association of Central Maryland.