Marsha Jean Lawson
Residence: Phoenix, Arizona
Died: Saturday, October 10, 2020
Location: 11:40 a.m., in hospice care at her home after a brief hospitalization, surrounded by her daughter, son. her sister, and brother on the phone as she passed from this life to be with her Lord and Savior. The cause of Death was lung cancer.
 
 
Age: 70
Date of Birth: Thursday, July 13, 1950
Birth place: Lafayette, Indiana
 
 
Father: Kenneth Dale Lawson  
Mother: Olive Lucille ( Gross ) Lawson  
Marital Status:
Resided in: Marsha spend most of her formative years on a Pulski County, Indiana, farm. She lived in Kalamazoo, Michigan, for twenty eight yeras before moving to Phoenix in 2002.
Funeral Date: Saturday, November 07, 2020
Funeral Location: 2:30 p.m., Saturday, November 7, 2020, Memorial Celebration of Life Service will be here at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Clergy: Bill Tohtz
Burial will take place: Hughes Cemetery in rural Monticello, Indiana.
Visitation will be: Gathering of Family and Friends will be form 1:00 to 2:30 p.m., Saturday, November 7, 2020, at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana. ***** DUE TO THE COVID - 19 PANDEMIC, MASKS ARE REQUIRED TO BE WORN ****
Biographical Information: Marsha was a 1968 graduate of Star City High School of Star City and went on to attend Purdue University of West Lafayette, and Ball State University of Muncie. She spent most of her formative years on a Pulaski County farm. Marsha had also lived in Kalamazoo Michigan, for twenty – eight years before moving to Phoenix, Arizona, in 2002. She had worked in real estate for most of her career, as an agent, office support, and in corporate relocations. Marsha was employed by Jaqua Realtors in Kalamazoo, Michigan, and Prudential Relocation, initially in Kalamazoo, Michigan, before her transfer to Phoenix, Arizona. She reveled in simply spending time with friends and family. Marsha had such a warm heart, laugh, was a good listener and adept conversationalist that always lifted the spirits of those in her presence.
Special Services:
Memorial Information: Memorials mare be given to the wishes of the Donor. Envelopes will be available here at the funeral home or can be mailed to the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960.
Marriage Information:
Survivors include:
Daughter,
Jennifer (husband Bill) Tohtz of Chesterton Indiana;

Son,
Andrew Compton of Phoenix, Arizona;

Three (3) Grandchildren,
Kayla,
Karli, and
Liam;

Sister,
Janice (husband John) Dilts of Winamac, Indiana;

Brother,
Michael (Audrey Hallett) of Washington, D.C.;

Many Nieces, Nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, that she them all dearly.

Preceded in Death:
Parents,
Kenneth Dale and Olive Lucille (Gross) Lawson;

Long Time Partner,
Jim Shirah.

Arrangements by:
Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960 (574) 583-8488.