Margie M Staib

Margie M. Staib, 77, of Rhinecliff, NY, passed away on Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at The Thompson House in Rhinebeck, NY.


Born on July 30, 1944, in Brunn, Austria, she was the daughter of the late Friedrich and Maria (Stejskal) Schwarzer. Margie married Michael J. Staib on July 2, 1966 in Bronx, NY. Michael predeceased her on April 16, 2010.


Margie was bookkeeper for many years, first at Bard College and then continuing at Ruge's Subaru in Rhinebeck, NY until her retirement in 2020. Margie was very active in the Church of the Messiah and was a faithful parishioner.


She is survived by daughters, Kathleen (Robert) Skabowski of Churchtown, NY, Dana Carol Chapman of Tucson, AZ, and Lorraine Gould of Coon Rapids, IA; her grandchildren, Johnathan (Jeff) Audi Skabowski of Irvine, CA, RJ Skabowski of Churchtown, NY, Max Kingsbury of Tucson, AZ, and Aaron Kingsbury of Tucson, AZ, in addition to extended family and countless friends.


A memorial service will be held on December 3, 2021 at 2:00pm at Church of the Messiah, located at 6436 Montgomery St. in Rhinebeck, NY. The Rev. Richard R. McKeon Jr. will officiate. Masks will be required to be worn during the service. If you plan to attend Margie's memorial service please RSVP using this link:


Memorial donations may be made in Margie’s memory to the Jayne Brooks Memorial Food Pantry - Church of the Messiah, at P.O. Box 248, Rhinebeck, NY 12572.


Arrangements are under the direction of Burnett & White Funeral Homes 91 E. Market St., Rhinebeck, NY.