Anna S. Marsh
1923 - 2020
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Anna Marsh passed away on May 7, 2020. Anna was born in Beverly Massachusetts on May 15, 1923 and was one of eight children of Margretta and Arthur Sullivan. Her family moved to Miami when she was a teenager. After graduating from Miami Edison High School, she attended Bryant and Stratton College in Boston and had a brief career working for the Civil Aeronautics Administration in Miami as an Administrative Assistant. She married James A. Marsh Jr. in 1951 and they were married for 55 years prior to his passing in 2006. Anna and Jim lived in North Miami with their six children, James, of San Diego, Kerry Marsh (Corinne), Alanna Gillette, Sean Marsh (Elizabeth), Shannon Marsh (Kathryne) and Erin Marsh. Jim and Anna later moved to Hollywood, Florida in 1992. Anna was an avid golfer and was active with her women's golf association. If she wasn't on the golf course, you could have found her at the Galleria or the Aventura Mall where many associates knew her by name. She was the proud grandmother to 8 grandchildren, Anthony Gillette, Courtney Marsh, Kelley Gillette, Michael Marsh, Daniel Gillette, Ty Marsh, Carson Marsh and Clancy Marsh. She is survived by her six children, seven grandchildren and her sister, Geraldine Vessely of Arlington, VA. Anna is preceded in death by her parents Margretta and Arthur Sullivan, her husband James A. Marsh Jr., her sisters Eileen Hooker, Kathleen Sullivan, her brothers Genery, Warren, and Arthur Sullivan and her grandson Anthony Gillette.

A private family service will be held Saturday, May 23, 2020, 10:30 am at Fred Hunter's Downtown Ft. Lauderdale Funeral Home. Live streaming will be available at fredhunters.com. (Channel 1, Password: fredhunters2020)

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Published in Sun-Sentinel from May 16 to May 17, 2020.
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May 23, 2020
I was sorry to hear of Anna's passing. Anna, Kay, Gerry, and I had lots of good memories going to Tampa to visit my Mom, or just hanging
out at Mamio's. She influenced a lot of my growing up years. I know she will be missed. Pat Baum
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Pat and Paul Baum
Family
May 22, 2020
We are so very sorry for the loss of Anna. We always enjoyed her wit and her mischievous smiles. Yours is a lucky family to have had her for so very long! Reaching out with virtual hugs, and will make sure to pay our respects during her memorial tomorrow. Loving prayers for everyone.
Greg and Tucker Jaxtheimer
Friend
May 22, 2020
In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always.
Tucker and Greg Jaxtheimer
Friend
May 21, 2020
Kerry, Corrine and the Marsh Family. We were so sorry to hear of the loss of Anna. We have fond thoughts and memories of the times we shared together. She was such a sweet and funny women, her laugh was infectious. She will be greatly missed by all. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
David and Nance Warner
Friend
May 18, 2020
Kerry, Corinne, and all of The Marsh Family, So sorry to hear about the passing of Anna... She was such a sweet and beautiful lady! I always loved her smile! She had a beautiful heart! My thoughts and prayers are with all of you...
Jean Caprio
May 16, 2020
Her and Jim were much more than backyard neighbors when I was growing up in North Miami. She was awesome! Deepest sympathies to the family.
Kelly Kobrin
Friend
May 16, 2020
Very Nice women, always cheery and smiling and nice to be around. She will be missed.
Jody,Nina,Cody, Max
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