Marion E. Ball

Marion E. Ball Grand Ledge Marion E. Ball, 93, of Grand Ledge, Michigan passed away February 23, 2014. Marion was born March 27, 1920 to the late Albert and Katherine Ellwood in Kalamazoo, Michigan. She enjoyed gardening, sewing, and crocheting. She will be greatly missed. Marion was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Ora "Bill" Ball; son, Dennis Ball; son, Jon Ball; and seven siblings: Ralph, Fred, Margaret, Ruth, Vernon, Donald, and Elsie. Surviving to cherish her memory are her daughter, Linda (Jack) Hanneman; grandchildren: Michelle (Doug), Denise (Trevor) Oski, Dana (John) Woodend, Martin (Melissa) Ball, George Ball, and Jon (Terry) Ball; seventeen great-grandchildren, including Christopher, who gave her loving care for the last years of her life; eleven great-great-grandchildren; and special friend and caregiver, Rhiannon Trabulsy. A funeral service will be held Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes, Lansing Chapel, 900 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing, MI 48912. The family will receive friends for visitation Wednesday, February 26, 2014 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Lansing Chapel. The family is being served by Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes, Lansing Chapel. Condolences and memories may be shared with the family at

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Published in Lansing State Journal on Feb. 26, 2014