Died on 11/11/12 at Spring Lake Village. Santa Rosa at the age of 98. She is leaving behind two sisters, Joy Dent and Dorrie Thorne, a son, Colin H. Marsh and his wife Cindy of Novato, two daughters, Janice Swain and her husband Bill, and Marissa Johnston of Santa Rosa, seven grandchildren, Melvin Dixon (Melanie), Kevin Dixon, Bill Swain, Jr.(Reen), Penelope Marsh, Alison Marsh, Amber Heidtke (Tom) and Allene Sims (Steve), seven great grandchildren Jessica Jones (Kris), Stephanie Birdwell, Nicole Dixon, Alyssa and Noah Heidtke, Ian and Joshua Smith, and four great-great grandchildren Samantha Sage, Ethan Cramer Dylan and Madilyn Jones. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday 11/17/12 at 6:00 p.m. Elim Lutheran Church, Corner of Baker and Stanley, Petaluma. Contributions may be made to Hospice of Petaluma, 416 Payran St. Petaluma, CA. or Elim Lutheran Church.