BROWNSVILLE — A graveside service for Edith M. Marshall, 82, a former resident of Brownsville, who passed away Monday afternoon, April 16, 2013 at her home in Ludlow, will be held Saturday, April 21 at 1 p.m. at the Boxford Village Cemetery in Boxford, MA.
She was born October 7, 1929 in Salem, MA, the daughter of William H. and Mary Louise (Trask) Gamble.
She received her schooling in Boxford and Topsfield, MA and graduated from Topsfield High School. She graduated from the Lynn Hospital School of Nursing in 1953.
She married Norman M. Marshall in Exeter, NH on November 19, 1955.
Mrs. Marshall was employed as a registered nurse at various hospitals most of her life, and most recently at the Danvers State Hospital in Danvers MA. She had resided in Boxford, MA most of her married life. She moved to Brownsville in 2000 and to Ludlow in 2010.
She truly enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her two grandsons.
Survivors include one daughter, Paula M. Waters and her husband, Dana of Brownsville, VT, two grandsons, Benjamin Waters and his wife, Karey, of Perkinsville, VT and Matthew Waters and his wife, Kathryn, also of Perkinsville, VT, two brothers, Raymond Gamble and George Gamble, two sisters, Ruth Rollins and Jane Durkee, all of Massachusetts, several nieces and nephews.
Mr. Marshall passed away in 1970. She was also predeceased by her parents and one brother, William Gamble and one sister, Katherine Noyes.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Green Mountain Horse Association Trails Fund at PO Box 8, South Woodstock, VT 05071
The Knight Funeral Home in Windsor is entrusted with the arrangements. Condolences may be expressed to her family in an online guestbook at www.knightfuneralhomes.com
This obituary first appeared in the April 19, 2012 print edition of the Vermont Standard.
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