Traverse City Record-Eagle


January 1, 2013

Marjorie 'Margie' Cybulla

BELLAIRE — Marjorie "Margie" Cybulla, 54, of Bellaire, passed away on Dec. 30, 2012 at Munson Medical Center after a long battle with breast cancer.

Margie was born on June 23, 1958, in Trenton, Mich., the daughter of Clifford and Jeanette (Howe) Ditzhazy. Margie was a resident of Bellaire since 1988 and was a long time member of St. Luke's Catholic Church. She taught special education for many years and then went on to work as a teacher consultant for Char Em. She coached volleyball at Mancelona High School and enjoyed boating, reading, watching movies, taking trips to Florida, and hosting friends and family. She was known by many as a "people person".

On August 20, 1982, in Trenton, Mich., she married Thomas G. Cybulla who survives. Also surviving are two children, Emily and Ryan Cybulla both of Bellaire; her parents Cliff (Nancy) Ditzhazy of Brownstown, Mich.; her mother-in-law Margaret Cybulla of Trenton; nine siblings, Judy (Bruce) Sanborn of Dearborn, Mark (Karen) Ditzhazy of Allen Park, Barb (Joe) DeGregorio of Wyandotte, Mike Greene of Jackson, Denise (John) Rieckhoff of Dearborn, John Ditzhazy of Grosse Pointe Woods, Donn (Sue) Ditzhazy of Granville, Ohio, Rob Ditzhazy of Ada, Jill (Dave) Balazsi of Wyandotte, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her mother Jeanette and a brother Tony Ditzhazy. A Funeral Mass will take place at 11 a.m., on Wednesday, Jan. 2, at St. Luke's Catholic Church in Bellaire. Fr. Mark Peacock and Fr. James Gardiner will officiate. Visitation will be from 12 to 4 p.m., on Tuesday,. and from 6 to 9 p.m. with a Rosary at 7 p.m. at the Bellaire Chapel of Mortensen Funeral Homes.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Antrim County High Tea or the Antrim County Relay for Life. Please sign our online guestbook at

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