Helen M. Marshall, 95

APRIL 9, 1917-OCT. 4, 2012

October 05, 2012
  • Helen M. Marshall
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Helen M. Marshall, 95, a resident of Homewood at Crumland Farms in Frederick, Md., died Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012.

Born April 9, 1917, she was the daughter of the late George and Theresa Madden of Bayonne, N.J.

She attended St. Joseph Academy in McSherrystown, Pa., and graduated from Chestnut Hill College in 1939.

Before her marriage, she was a home economics teacher in Bayonne.

Helen was a longtime member of St. Joseph-on-Carrollton Manor Catholic Church in Buckeystown, Md.

She will be remembered as a loving mother and grandmother who was devoted to her family, faith and church.

Helen was a devoted wife to her husband of 48 years, Frederic D. Marshall, who died in 1990. She also was preceded in death by her infant daughter, Teresa; brother, George Madden; and sisters. Mary and Jane Madden.

She is survived by her five children, John D. Marshall of Cumming, Ga., Nancy Marshall of Martinsburg, W.Va., Mary Jane Ewing of Frederick, Patricia M. Nothstein of Baltimore, Md., and Carol Ann Marshall of Boston, Mass.; nine grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph-on-Carrollton Manor Catholic Church, Buckeystown. Burial will follow at Rest Haven Cemetery, Hagerstown, Md.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Joseph-on-Carrollton Manor Building Fund, P.O. Box 33, Buckeystown, MD 21717.

Arrangements are by Keeney and Basford Funeral Home, 106 E. Church St., Frederick.

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