Marjorie “Margie” Salin
Marjorie Ann Salin, “Margie” to her family and many friends, passed away peacefully at her beloved beach home in Surf City surrounded by her family on May 16, 2019. She was 73.
Born in Summit to William R. Kelley, Jr. and Melina Tron Kelley, Margie was a life-long resident of Chatham. She was a 1964 graduate of Chatham High School and then attended Nursing School at East Orange General Hospital, graduating in 1967.
Margie was an RN and Director of Nursing for Garden Terrace Nursing Home in Chatham for over 33 years. She was a gentle touch to those in her care and a role model to those who worked with her. In some of her spare time, Margie would volunteer with American Red Cross at their blood drives and she also served on the Chatham Borough Board of Health.
Margie enjoyed spending her time at Long Beach Island, and was happiest when surrounded by family and friends, especially her grandchildren, and her grand-niece.
She was the beloved wife of Charles A. Salin “Charlie;” loving mother of Amy Mullin and her husband Eugene of Long Valley; devoted grandmother of Madeline and Brendan Mullin; and the cherished sister of Linda Weichert of Chatham. She is also survived by her nephews, Kevin Weichert and Tim Weichert and his wife Erin, her grand-niece, Reilly Weichert, her niece Rachel Salin, her nephew William Salin and his wife Heather.
Memorial Visitation will be held at the Wm. A. Bradley & Son Funeral Home, 345 Main St., Chatham on Friday, May 31st, 2019 from 10:00-11:00 a.m., concluding with a Time of Remembrance, where family and friends will have the opportunity to share their favorite memories and stories of Margie.
In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made in her memory to either the MD Anderson Cancer Center, P.O. Box 4486, Houston, Texas 77210-4486, online at www.mdanderson.org/gifts; or Inpatient Hospice and Palliative Care, c/o the Foundation for Morristown Medical Center, 475 South Street, 1st Floor, Morristown, NJ 07960, online at www.f4mmc.org.