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Alvin O. Marsh, Jr.
Alvin O. Marsh, Jr., 87, of Northampton, died Saturday, June 26, 2010. He was the husband of the late Patience J. (Sheckler) Marsh. Born in East Allen Twp, he was a son of the late Alvin C., Sr. and Stella C. (Fox) Marsh. Alvin worked as a laborer for the former Dragon Cement Co. Northampton, for 40 year, retiring in 1985. He was a member of St. Pauls United Church of Christ, Northampton. Alvin was a US Navy Veteran of World War II, participating in the Pacific Theater, serving on the USS North Carolina, achieving rank of Gunners Mate 3rd Class. He was a member of the American Legion Post, Northampton. Alvin was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather, he enjoyed his cigars. Survivors: great-grandchildren; sisters, Nancy wife of Elton Johnson of Nazareth, Sara J. wife of Roy Weil of Lords Valley, Pike County; brother, Luther of Schnecksville. He was predeceased by son, Dennis D., granddaughter, Denise M. (Marsh) Merhi, sisters, Edith Moyer, Betty Dech, Barbara Markf, brother, Kermit Marsh. Services: 2 p.m. Thursday, Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road, Whitehall, PA 1E1052. Call, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday in church. Interment, 10 a.m. Saturday, Cedar Hill Memorial Park, Airport Road, Hanover Twp. Arrangements, Schisler Funeral Home, Northampton. Online Condolences: www.schislerfuneralhomes.ccm Contributions: Merhi Children Education Fund c/o Faith Lutheran Church.
Published in Morning Call on June 29, 2010
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