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Marcella Harris Walsh (Age 90)

Passed away on July 22, 2018, in West Palm Beach, FL. Marcella was born to Alida and Jules Hancart in Kanawha, WV, and was raised in Charleston, WV. She spent most of her life living in Potomac and Bethesda, MD and later moved to the PGA National Golf Course.
She was a devout member of Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church and St. Ignatius Loyola Catholic Church.
She is survived by her daughter Tricia Meyer (Skeets); grandson Zach Meyer (Irem); granddaughter, Bryn; her great grandson; her niece Dorothy Mariani and her family; her nephews, Jules, Eliot and Kevin Hancart and their families; and the Walsh family. She was predeceased by her two husbands, Bill Walsh and the Love Of Her Life, Jim Harris; her sister, Marietta McBride; her brother, Raymond Hancart and her daughter, Karen.
Marcella was an "A" golfer and a loyal Washington Redskins fan. She retired as Executive VP of Washington Federal Savings and Loan; and enjoyed bowling, paddle tennis, bridge, needlepoint and loved to entertain family and friends. She was a member of the PGA National Country Club, Congressional Country Club, Bethesda Country Club and Columbia Country Club.
Family will receive friends Friday, August 10, 2018 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Robert A. Pumphrey Funeral Home, 7557 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, August 11, 2018, 12 p.m. at Our Lady of Mercy, 9200 Kentsdale Drive, Potomac, MD 20854. Interment, Parklawn Memorial Park.
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Pumphrey's Bethesda-Chevy Chase Funeral Home
7557 Wisconsin Ave.
Bethesda, MD 20814-3501
(301) 652-2200
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Published in The Washington Post on Aug. 9, 2018
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