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Margery R. de Figueiredo

September 2, 1927 - June 27, 2019

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Margery “Margy” R. de Figueiredo entered peacefully into rest at her Rocklin home on June 27, 2019.  She was 81 years old.

The oldest of three children blessed to Robert & Ruth Hutter, Margy was born on September 2, 1937 in San Francisco, CA.  She was a member of the first graduating class from Menlo Atherton High School in 1955.  Margy embarked on a successful career as an account executive in the newspaper industry, spanning 50 years working for Redwood Tribune, San Mateo Times, The Independent and San Francisco Chronicle/Examiner. During this time, she met and married the love of her life, Jack de Figueiredo, sharing 42 years of marriage prior to his passing in 2015.  Margy enjoyed gardening, reading, entertaining and spending time with family and friends.  She was a devoted mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend who will be deeply missed.

Margy is survived by her devoted children, Toby (Terry) and Lisa Morris; step children, David, Steve, Ron, Linda and Lisa; grandson, Steven; sister, Shirley and many loving extended family and cherished friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Bobby.

Family and friends are invited to gather for a celebration of Margy at 11 am on Friday, July 12, 2019 at Menlo Park Presbyterian Church, 950 Santa Cruz Ave., Menlo Park.  Visitation will be from 10 am until services begin.  Margy will be laid to rest at 10 am on Saturday, July 13, 2019 at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, 22555 Cristo Rey Dr., Los Altos.

Donations in Margy’s memory are preferred to Menlo Park Church Memorial Fund, c/o Nancy Florence, 950 Santa Cruz Ave., Menlo Park, CA 94025. Noted "In Memory of Margy".

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