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Daily Item Obituaries

March 10, 2014

Mary Jane “Jeri” Marshall, 92, Lewisburg

— LEWISBURG — Mary Jane “Jeri” Marshall, age 92, formerly of Bloomsburg, died on Thursday, March 6, 2014, a resident of RiverWoods in Lewisburg. Prior to moving to the Bloomsburg area in 1959, Jeri was also a former resident of Altoona, Pennsylvania.

Jeri was born on August 3, 1921, in Altoona, Pennsylvania, a daughter of the late Donald E. and Myrtle M. Calvert. In 1939, Jeri completed her education as a member of the graduating class from the Altoona High School. On July 8, 1943, Jeri married John F. Marshall Jr. in Altoona.

After moving to the Bloomsburg area, Jeri was employed for over 19 years as a secretary in the Placement Office Department of what was then Bloomsburg State College until her retirement in 1983. In addition to her work, she also volunteered with the Bloomsburg Hospital Auxiliary and the Bloomsburg Civic Women’s Club. Jeri and her husband were faithful members of the Wesley United Methodist Church in Bloomsburg.

Survivors include her husband of 70 years, John F. Marshall Jr., of Elmcroft Assisted Living Facility in Lewisburg; a daughter, Linda Knorr, of Bloomsburg; a son, John F. Marshall 3rd and wife Mary, of Lewisburg; two grandchildren, Seth Knorr and wife Kathie, of Pittsburgh, and Jill Knorr, of Spottswood, N.J.; and a great-grandson, Dylan Knorr.

A time of remembrance and reflection will be held on Saturday, March 29, at 3 p.m. from the Elmcroft Senior Living Facility, 2421 Old Turnpike Road (Route 45) in Lewisburg, Pa.

Burial will be at a later date at the Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville, Pa.

Condolences may be sent to John Marshall, Room 156, Elmcroft Senior Living, 2421 Old Turnpike Road, Lewisburg, PA 17837.

The Allen Funeral Home Inc., 745 Market St. at Eighth Street, Bloomsburg, is honored to be serving the Marshall family.

Friends and family wishing to send a memorial gift, share a personal memory or offer condolences to the family, a Memorial Tribute Page in Jeri’s honor and Sympathy Store are available at www.Allen-FuneralHome.com.

 

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