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Frieda V Marshall

September 3, 1921 ~ December 22, 2012 (age 91)

   Frieda V. Marshall, 91, of 1312 South 30th, died at 5:15 a.m. Saturday (December 22, 2012) in Blessing Hospital.

  Born September 3, 1921 in Quincy, Mrs. Marshall was the daughter of Herman and Anna Dege.  She graduated from Quincy High School in 1939.  She retired in 1994 after 40 years as an Instructor in business subjects at Gem City College.  She was also the Corporate Board Secretary of Gem City College for 50 years.  She and her husband authored Gem City College--The Marshall Years 1955 to 1986.

   As the oldest active member of the Quincy Unitarian Church, Mrs. Marshall was active in the preparation of the monthly newsletter, as a member of the Memorial/Endowment committee and served on the Board of Trustees numerous times.  As the Church Historian, she authored Beyond the Centennial Year, A History of the Quincy Unitarian Church from 1939 to 1989, plus 2 sequels covering the years 1989 to 1999 and 1999 to 2009.  She also served as Sunday School Superintendent in her earlier years.

   On July 22, 1944 she married Floyd W. Marshall in Quincy.  He survives.

   Survivors include a son, The Reverend Dr. Bruce T. Marshall and his wife Amy of Silver Spring, MD and a daughter Janice E. Miller of Quincy; two grandchildren, Jesse T. Miller of Columbia, MO and Katherine J. Marshall of Pocatello, ID; a step granddaughter, Megan Dibner-Dunlap of Cleveland, OH; two step grandsons, Aaron Dibner-Dunlap of Washington, D.C. and Eli Dibner-Dunlap of Amherst, MA; a sister, Clara Lily White of Springfield, IL, a brother in law Dr. Michael Hoshiko of Longmont, CO and many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

   She was preceded in death by her parents and 3 sisters, Bertha (Russell) Danhaus, Anna Louise (Rev. John) Brigham, Patsy Rose Hoshiko; a brother in law, Ray E. White and a son in law, Gary W. Miller.

   Memorial services will be held at 2:00, Saturday February 9, 2013 at the Unitarian Church withRev. Dr. Bruce Marshall, Rev. Dr. Rob Manning and Rev. Scott Aaseng officaiting. A private family inurnment services held in Greenmount Cemetery.  

   Memorials may be made to the Unitarian Church or to the Gem City Scholarship Foundation.

   The Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.
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