Marianne Donnell, 80, of Tallahassee, FL died December 14, 2013 at her home. Marianne was born in Daleville, AL on September 2, 1933 to Mark and Inez (nee Baxter) Donnell. She graduated from Huntingdon College in Montgomery, AL and went on to receive a Masters in Library Science degree from Florida State University.Marianne lived in Texas before moving to Tallahassee in 1965 where she worked at FSU's Strozier Library until her retirement. Marianne was a member of the Secular Franciscan Order at St. Lonis Catholic Church. Marianne is survived by her sister, Doris Mezick. She was preceded in death by her mother and father, her sister Julia and her brother Mark.Cremation has taken place and Marianne's urn will be inurned at Culley's Meadowwood Memorial Park.
Published in Tallahassee Democrat on Jan. 5, 2014