Pastor James B. Marshall of Grace Village Retirement Community, Winona Lake, Indiana, passed away on Friday, May 7, 2010 at 12 noon at Grace Village Health Care of Winona Lake at the age of 90.
He was born on May 28, 1919 in Polk, Pennsylvania, to the late Mary (Boal) and Samuel Marshall. On July 7, 1949, in Dayton, Ohio, he was married to Margaret Louise Moore, who survives.
James was a member of Leesburg Grace Brethren Church, Leesburg, Indiana, and was a minister and missionary for many years for the Grace Brethren Church. He was a WWII Veteran serving from 1942-1946 with the U.S. Army. He resided in Milford, Indiana, since 1993, and then moved to Grace Village Retirement Community, Winona Lake, Indiana in 2001.
He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 60 years, Margaret Louise Marshall (Winona Lake, Indiana); four sons: Michael (wife Lani) Marshall (Milford, Indiana); Peter (wife Sandra) Marshall (Minburn, Iowa); David (wife Michelle) Marshall (Winona Lake, Indiana); J. Andrew (wife Georgia) Marshall (Noblesville, Indiana); and 14 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother.
No visitation is planned. A memorial service will be held Saturday, May 15, 2010, at 11 a.m. at Grace Village Retirement Community, 337 Grace Village Drive, Winona Lake, Indiana, in the Grace Village Chapel, officiated by Chaplain Bob Divine and Pastor Andy Marshall. Burial will be at a later date at Highland Cemetery, Highland, Ohio. Redpath-Fruth Funeral Home was entrusted with the arrangements.
Memorial donations in James’ name can be made to Grace Village Retirement Community, 337 Grace Village Drive, Winona Lake, Indiana 46590.