Richard T. Marshall, 77

MARCH 16, 1935-JUNE 28, 2012

June 30, 2012
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Richard "Dick" Theodore Marshall, 77, of 7 Maple Ave. in Boonsboro, Md., passed away Thursday, June 28, 2012, at Frederick (Md.) Memorial Hospital surrounded by his close family.

Born Saturday, March 16, 1935, in Sharpsburg, Md., he was the son of the late Luther Marshall and Helen (Eaton) Marshall.

Dick retired from the National Park Service in 1994 after a long federal career. He valued and placed importance on his family, always putting them first. He enjoyed woodworking and building, his pets and always giving a helping hand to all. Dick loved spending time with his great-granddaughter, Mariah Mae Marshall, his "Sweetie Pie."

He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Pearl A. Marshall; children, Richard "Dickie" Marshall and wife, Teresa Marshall, Curt Marshall, and Mariah Marshall; grandchildren, Ashley, Craig, Evan, Kourtney and Katie; great-grandchildren, Oliver "Joey" and Zayvon; devoted niece, Brenda Gatrell; and many other family members.

Private services will be held at Mountain View Cemetery, Sharpsburg, with Pastor James Jones officiating.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, Md.

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