Shirley Ann Marsh, 70

Shirley Ann Marsh, 70, of Wabash, died at 5:45 am, Saturday, May 9, 2015 at her home.

She was born Nov. 24, 1944 in Lawrence County, Kentucky to Frank and Susie (Murphy) Blessing.

Shirley attended Manchester College one year.  She married Clifford Allen Marsh in Wabash on Feb.  27, 1965.  She worked 38 years at Dukes Hospital in Peru, Indiana.  Shirley was a member of Emmanuel Free Will Baptist Church in Wabash.

She is survived by her husband, Clifford Allen Marsh of Wabash, two children, Robert A. (Connie) Marsh of Columbia City, and Sandra Marsh of Ohio; three grandsons, Scott Marsh, Elias Marsh and Josiah Marsh, all of Columbia City. 

She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Frank Blessing Jr.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 13, 2015, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash, with Pastor Terry Hinds officiating.  Burial will be in Everrest Memorial Park, Logansport.  Friends may call 4-8 pm Tuesday at the funeral home.

Preferred memorial is Emmanuel Free Will Baptist Church.

The memorial guest book for Shirley may be signed at


Posted on 2015 May 12