– Marion Elizabeth Airey “Punky” passed away Saturday, November 21,
2015. She was born November 5, 1925 in Selkirk to the late
Katherine and Michael Joseph Miller. Marion graduated from Coeymans
High School in 1942 and went to work for the NYS Department of Audit
and Control. In 1956 she and her sister Anne, opened Mari-Anne’s
Sweet Shop in Selkirk which became the gathering place for the
village. After closing the shop in 1993, Punky and her husband
George retired to Florida. Upon George’s death ten years later she
returned home to Selkirk.
predeceased by her sister Anne Miller Wagoner; her two brothers,
Michael Joseph “Joe” Miller and Robert E. “Rusty” Miller.
She is survived by
her sister, Carol M. Wickham; three stepchildren, George Airey III
of FL, Lawrence Airey and Susan Medford of NC; and many nieces and
will be held 10 AM Saturday, November 28th at the Babcock Funeral
Home, Ravena. Friends may call at the funeral home on Saturday
prior to the service starting at 9 AM.
In lieu of flowers
the family would like you to consider a contribution in memory of
Marion to St. Patrick’s Church, 21 Main St., Ravena, NY 12143.