Mrs. Margaret Mary Colby
Funeral service for Mrs. Margaret Mary Colby, age 79, will be conducted on Saturday, November 27, 2021, at 2 PM, in the Manchester Funeral Home chapel . Burial will follow in the Blanton Chapel cemetery. Visitation with the family will begin at 12 Noon until time of service at the funeral home. Mrs. Colby passed away on Tuesday, November 2, 2021, at Huntsville Hospital in Huntsville, AL.
Mrs. Colby was born on June 23, 1942, in Manchester, MI, to the late Archibald and Rosemary Millicie Sauers. She was a cook at the Department of Aging for many years. Mrs. Colby enjoyed sewing, crocheting, fishing and decorating cakes.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Colby is preceded in death by her loving husband of 35 years, Carl Glenn Colby, brother, Steve Sauers, sisters, Rose Landwehr, Catherine Sauers, and Helen Smith. She is survived by her four children, Jerry Colby, Eric Colby, Sherry Deans, all of MI, and Ann Carter (Clarence) of TN; grandchildren, Tim (Sharon), Taylor, Tyler (Mehwish), and Tiffany Jones, Kelsey, Codee, Alex, and Alyssa Colby, Judah Morgan, Brandon Deans, and Courtney Triplehorn (Jarod); great grandchildren, River Triplehorn, Aleigha Jones, Axel, Aleczander, Jaxson, Elisabeth, Raiden, Skylar, and Aqualynn; several nieces and nephews and a host of friends.
Manchester Funeral Home is honored to serve the Colby family.