Sara H. Marshall (age 97) passed away peacefully on January 16, 2016. Born in Barnard, KS on August 11, 1918, she was the daughter of the late John H. and Annie (Parsons) Hood. She was preceded in death by her husband John L. Marshall, son Bruce W. Marshall, five brothers, and four sisters.
She is survived by son John L. Marshall of Stuttgart, Germany, daughter Ann M. Warchol and husband Doug of West Chester, PA, daughter-in-law Lea Marshall of Gastonia, NC, four grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren.
She graduated from Barnard High School, attended business school in Kansas City, and worked as a real estate secretary in Little Rock, AR.
She was a long-time member of the Presbyterian Church of the Covenant, where she served as a deacon and was active in the Women’s Association. She was also a member of the Star Promenaders square dance group.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, January 30, 2016 at the Presbyterian Church of the Covenant, 503 Duncan Road, Wilmington, DE 19809. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in her name to the Presbyterian Church of the Covenant.
Funeral arrangements are being handled by Brandywine Valley Funeral Care, 412 Philadelphia Pike, Wilmington, DE 19809.
Presbyterian Church of the Covenant
Memorial ServiceJanuary 30, 2016 | 11AM Presbyterian Church of the Covenant
503 Duncan Road
Wilmington, DE 19809