Daughter of Vivian Fulton and John Boyd McKoane. Marianne (Mickie) was a very loving sister to her four brothers Jim, Bill, Jay and Mike. She attended Maine East High School in Park Ridge, IL and graduated from Knox College in Galesburg, IL where she was a member of Pi Phi Sorority. A long time resident of Colorado Springs, Mickie touched the lives of many children in her years as a teacher at Broadmoor Elementary. Mickie owned "The Booksellers" bookstore on Navaho St. in Colorado Springs, and knew her patrons well and delighted in recommending books. Mickie was devoted friend and cherished member of her family. "When the deep purple falls over sleepy garden walls and the stars begin to twinkle in the sky, in the mist of a memory you wander back to me breathing my name with a sigh." Lyrics from "Deep Purple" song by LaRose/Parish A memorial service will be at 1:00, Monday, October 24 at Chapel of Our Savior Episcopal Church, 8 Fourth St., Colorado Springs 80906.
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