Margie Genevieve Babcock, age 87 of Wellsville, Kan. passed away June 18 at the Wellsville Retirement Community.

Margie G. Babcock was born Nov. 14, 1924 in Pittsburg, Kan. the daughter of Earl Raymond and Ruth Mary (Hanes) Babcock. She graduated from Pittsburg High School and worked in the telecommunications business for many years of her life.

She was a member of the Athena Club, the Pioneer Club for AT&T Retirement, The Good Samaritan Camping Club in Lawrence and had received an award for her service with the youth of Big Brothers & Sisters.

Margie is survived by her brother, Charles Babcock of Montgomery, Ala. and many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m., June 23, 2012 at Wilson’s Funeral Home in Wellsville. Visitation will be at 10 a.m., one hour prior to services. Interment will follow services in the Wellsville Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice Care of Kansas, C/O Wilson’s, PO Box 486, Wellsville, KS 66092.