Oct. 14, 1921-April 19, 2004
BEATRICE -- Evelyn E. Marsh, 82, died Monday (April 19, 2004) at the Beatrice Good Samaritan Care Center in Beatrice.
She was born Oct. 14, 1921, in Wilsonville. She graduated from Wilsonville High School in 1939.
She was married to Fenton Butricks and they later divorced. She moved to Beatrice in 1945.
On Oct. 27, 1946, she married Lyle Marsh in Beatrice. The couple made their home in Beatrice. She was nurse aid at the Lutheran Hospital in Beatrice for 16 years and had been a ward attendant at the Beatrice State Developmental Center for 10 years, retiring in 1987.
She was a member of the First Christian Church and a member of Circle 3 of the church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Lester and Ena Fisher Nicholson; her husband, Lyle Marsh on Dec. 26, 1988; one brother, Rolland Nicholson; and one sister, Katherine Marie Nicholson.
Survivors include three sons, Lester Marsh and Tim Marsh, both of Beatrice and Arthur Marsh and wife, Wilma of Lincoln. One daughter, Dorothy Snyder of Beatrice; two brothers, Bob Nicholson of Wilber and Ivan Nicholson and his wife, Rose of Beatrice; one sister, Ruth Ann Maxson of Beatrice; six grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
Services are Thursday, 2 p.m., at the Fox Funeral Home of Beatrice with the Rev. David A. Bigley officiating. Interment will be in the Evergreen Home Cemetery of Beatrice.
Visitation will be at the funeral home until time of services.
A guestbook for signatures and a way to send condolence messages is available online at www.foxfuneralhome.net
A memorial has been established to the family's choice with the funeral home in charge.
Fox Funeral Home of Beatrice is in charge of the arrangements.