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Mazi​e Magill, 99, Longtime Volunteer

July 26, 2007
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Mazie Magill, 99, of Margate, N.J., died July 21.

Born in Dublin, Ireland, she came to America at the age of 2 and lived in Atlantic City, N.J.

The former Mazie Sless, she served as a Democratic committeewoman in Philadelphia, and was a past president of Variety Club Tent 13.

Known as the "Mayor of Margate," Magill was a big supporter of Hadassah, and a member from age 16. She also belonged to the Hebrew Aid Society, and was a Sunday-school teacher.

A lover of books, she served as a volunteer at the Margate Public Library.

Magill is survived by daughter Ellen J. Rose; son Michael Magill; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband of 56 years, Morton Magill.

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