Lawrence L. Marsh - December 30, 2011Lawrence L. Marsh, 94, of Grand Island, died Friday, Dec. 30, 2011 at Golden Living Center, Lakeview, Grand Island.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the United Methodist Church in Doniphan with the Rev. Kelly Karges officiating. Burial will be in Cedarview Cemetery, Doniphan. Visitation hours will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Apfel Funeral Home in Grand Island.
Memorials are suggested to United Methodist Church, Doniphan. Online condolences may be directed to the family at www.apfelfuneralhome.com.
Lawrence Marsh was born May 3, 1917 in Hall County, the son of Glenn and Edith (Lane) Marsh. He received is education in Hall County and lived his whole life in Hall County.
He was united in marriage to Ruby Bell Truss on Sept. 18, 1937 in Fremont. The couple made their home in Doniphan where they farmed. She preceded him in death, July 20, 1983.
He was a member of United Methodist Church in Doniphan and a lifetime member of the Eagle’s Club.
Survivors include his son, Myron G. Marsh and his partner, Howard Bassett of Brea, Calif.; one brother, Kenneth Marsh of Baker, Ore.; two sisters-in-law, Rosella Marsh of Grand Island and Arlene Marsh of Doniphan, and long time companion, Jane Clampitt of Grand Island; many nieces and nephews and a host of friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife: Ruby; son, Roger L. Marsh; three brothers, Willard Marsh, Marlin Marsh and Tom Marsh; and sister, Wilma Spiehs.