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Betty (Rada) MARKS

Obituary Condolences

MARKS, Betty (Rada)
Betty (Rada) Marks, 63, of Willington, loving wife of Austin (Rick) Marks, Sr., passed away on Sunday (January 1, 2012). Betty was born in Stafford Springs, grew up in Merrow, and lived most of her life in Willington. She is the daughter of the late Charles and Shirley (Cushman) Rada. She was a Floral Designer, had a passion for gardening, and enjoyed the beach. She was a wonderful, caring wife, mother, grandmother and friend. Besides her husband, she is survived by her son, Austin (Rick) Marks, Jr. and his wife, Laurie, their two children, Christopher and Kelsi; her daughter, Lisa, and son-in-law, Peter Richard; as well as her daughter, Nicole Mercado, and her two children, Nickolas and Leah.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, January 6, 2012, at 6 p.m. at The Federated Church of Willington (Hall Memorial School location) on Route 32. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations be made to: The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation; 1317 King Street; Alexandria, VA 22314. For online condolences, please visit www.abbeycremation.com.

Published in The Hartford Courant on Jan. 4, 2012
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