MARSHALL W. TUDOR, 78, formerly of St. Paul, MN, and Green Valley, AZ, passed away at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012, at Alton Memorial Hospital. Born March 16, 1934, in Wood River, he was the son of Hugh and Corabell (Besterfeldt) Tudor. Mr. Tudor graduated from University of Illinois with a degree in mechanical engineering. He was a member of the R.O.T.C. program and went on to serve 10 years in the U.S. Army Reserve. He loved the outdoors, walking, biking and golfing and was a member of St. Ambrose Catholic Church in Godfrey. He traveled extensively for work and pleasure. In 1992, he retired as General Manager/VP of the Tape Manufacturing Division for the 3M Corporation. He is survived by Ann E. (Radcliff) Tudor, his wife of 56 years. Also surviving are four children, Marcia Tudor (David Ledden) of Medway, Mass., Joan Hall (Rodney) of Woodstock, England, Michael Tudor (Brenda) of Elkhart, IN, and Gail Tudor (Dan Petersen) of Hermon, Maine, 10 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; brother Elmo Tudor of Byron, IL, and sister, Jacqueline Hunn of Florissant, MO. Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. until time of memorial service at 12:00 noon Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012, at St. Ambrose Catholic Church, 820 West Homer Adams Parkway, Godfrey, IL 62035. Father Steve Pohlman will officiate. Memorials may be made to the
. Gent Funeral Home in Alton is in charge of arrangements. Online guestbook and information may be found at www.gentfuneralhome.com
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Published in Green Valley News & Sun on Oct. 13, 2012