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Gerald Elva "Jerry" MARSH

Gerald Elva "Jerry" MARSH

Male 1924 - 2014  (89 years)


  • Name Gerald Elva "Jerry" MARSH  [1
    Nickname Jerry 
    Born 25 Oct 1924  , , Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation U.S. Military WWII Veteran (Army Sergeant)  [1
    Military Service 1941  , , Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Sergeant in the U.S. Army-Air Force during WWII
    Obituary 16 Jan 2014  Johnson - Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth, Marshall County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Gerald E. Marsh

      October 25, 1924 - January 16, 2014

      Gerald E. "Jerry" Marsh, a Culver resident for the past six years, coming from Centerville, Indiana, passed away at Pilgrim Manor Nursing Center, Plymouth, at 10:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 16, 2014 of natural causes.

      Jerry is a native of Missouri, particularly the Yancy Mills area. He was born the son of George E. and Dora May (Baker) Marsh in Phelps County, Missouri on October 25, 1924. He attended Missouri School of Mines in Rolla, Missouri and had taken some college courses.

      He had served as a Sergeant in the U.S. Army-Air Force during W.W. II.

      On December 16, 1950 in the Philadelphia Baptist Church in Phelps County, he married Wanda L. Gabel. They had 61 wonderful years together before Wanda passed away on September 24, 2012.

      Jerry had been a Maintenance Supervisor at Chrysler Corp. in New Castle, Indiana until his retirement in 1980.

      He enjoyed tinkering with engines, woodworking, fishing, hunting during the deer season, traveling, playing dominos, putting puzzles together and listening to Southern Gospel Music. He was a member of the Southern Baptist Faith and most recently attended the Plymouth Baptist Church with his family.

      Jerry is survived by two children (and their families), son: Terry L. and his wife Carol Marsh and their children, Jaclyn (Kevin) Waddell and Sarah Marsh all of Cumming, Georgia: daughter: Melodie M. and her husband Kevin Overmyer and their daughter, Suzanne (Dan) Barth all of Culver, Indiana. Three great-grandchildren include: Ansley, Hannah and Grace.

      A sister: Anna Mary Heavin of Licking, Missouri, a niece, Linda (Larry) Miller and a nephew Gerald (Dee) Heavin also survive.

      He was preceded in death by his parents and his spouse, Wanda.

      The family invites you to a luncheon at the Church of Christ in Licking from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. prior to visitation on Wednesday, January 22, 2014 from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. in the Fox Funeral Home, 128 S. Main St., Licking, Missouri. Services will immediately follow at 2:00 p.m. in the funeral home with Pastor Mike Gorman officiating.

      Burial will be in the Ozark Hills Memorial Gardens in Rolla, Missouri.

      Preferred are memorial Gifts to The American Heart Association, 208 S. LaSalle, Suite 900, Chicago, Illinois 60604 or the Philadelphia Baptist Church, 22225 County Rd. 7490, Rolla, MO 65401.
    Died 16 Jan 2014  Pilgrim Manor Nursing Center, Plymouth, Marshall County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 22 Jan 2014  Ozark Memorial Gardens, Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I1204  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Collier Branch
    Last Modified 26 May 2018 

    Father George Edward MARSH,   b. 4 Apr 1879, , Yancy Mills, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1959, , , Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Dora Mae BAKER,   b. 11 Apr 1883, , Anutt, Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1977, , Camdenton, Camden County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 24 Apr 1908  , Rogers, Benton County, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Marriage License for G.E. MARSH and Dora BAKER
    Marriage License for G.E. MARSH and Dora BAKER
    Marriage Bond 24 Apr 1908  , Rogers, Benton County, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Marriage Bond for G.E. MARSH and Dora BAKER
    Marriage Bond for G.E. MARSH and Dora BAKER
    Family ID F567  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Wanda Lea GABEL,   d. 24 Sep 2012 
    Married 16 Dec 1950  Philadelphia Baptist Church, , Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Terry Lee MARSH
     2. Melody Sue MARSH
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2018 
    Family ID F589  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Oct 1924 - , , Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - 1941 - , , Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 16 Dec 1950 - Philadelphia Baptist Church, , Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - 16 Jan 2014 - Johnson - Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth, Marshall County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Jan 2014 - Pilgrim Manor Nursing Center, Plymouth, Marshall County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 22 Jan 2014 - Ozark Memorial Gardens, Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
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    MARSH, Gerald 'Jerry' E.
    MARSH, Gerald "Jerry" E.

  • CiteRef for this page  Kathy Kult, KKs Family History (http://kks-fam.net/getperson.php?personID=I1204&tree=1: accessed 10 December 2018), "Gerald Elva "Jerry" MARSH".

  • Sources

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    1. [S1267] "A Life Story: Gerald E. Marsh," online obituary, Johnson - Danielson Funeral Home, 16 Jan 2014, (http://www.johnson-danielson.com/Obit.php?ID=2195: accessed 27 Feb 2018), (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S1267] "A Life Story: Gerald E. Marsh," online obituary, Johnson - Danielson Funeral Home, 16 Jan 2014, (http://www.johnson-danielson.com/Obit.php?ID=2195: accessed 27 Feb 2018), (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S1151] "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957," database and digital images, FamilySearch, (https://familysearch.org : accessed 08 August 2014), G E Marsh and Dora Walker, 24 Apr 1908; citing Benton, Arkansas, United States; FHL microfilm 1034753.

    4. [S1151] "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957," database and digital images, FamilySearch, (https://familysearch.org : accessed 08 August 2014), 1034664(004401625) > image 569 of 863..