In memory of
Dale Woodruff Marshall
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In memory of
Dale Woodruff Marshall
Dale Woodruff Marshall Career educator, loved to be on his Christmas tree farm Dale Woodruff Marshall, 84, of South Orange, N.J., passed away at home surrounded by his family on Sept. 3, 2019. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, 217 Prospect St., South Orange, N.J., on Tuesday, Sept. 10, at 10:30 a.m. Interment to follow at Presbyterian Cemetery, Springfield, N.J. Visitation will be held at Preston Funeral Home, 153 South Orange Avenue, South Orange, N.J., on Monday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. For more information or to send condolences please visit www.prestonfuneralhome.net . Dale was born in Summit, N.J., on Feb. 21, 1935 to Ellwood Marshall and Onita Pannell. He graduated from Millburn High School in 1953 and attended Bucknell University in Lewisburg, Pa., graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree. He then went on to receive a Master's Degree in Community Organization from Springfield College in Springfield, Mass. From 1958 to 1960 Dale served in the United States Army as a medic and was stationed in Maine. In the 1960s Dale served as the director of the YMCA in Batavia, N.Y. On Jan. 27, 1979, Dale married Agnes Agusta in Jersey City, N.J., and together they raised a beautiful daughter, Colleen. Dale retired in 2004 after spending 40 years teaching with the Passaic Board of Education, Passaic, N.J. A lifelong lover of hunting and the outdoors, Dale's favorite pastime was spending time in the woodlands of Maine and South Jersey. If there was anywhere Dale loved to be with his family it was at the "farm" in Dorothy, N.J., where he grew Christmas trees for many years in the '80s and '90s and at the "lot" in Bowdoinham, Maine. He is survived by his wife Agnes Agusta Marshall, daughter Colleen Marshall Leigh, her husband David, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Judith Marshall Forrest.
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In memory of
Dale Woodruff Marshall
Dale Woodruff Marshall Career educator, loved to be on his Christmas tree farm Dale Woodruff Marshall, 84, of South Orange, N.J., passed away at home surrounded by his family on Sept. 3, 2019. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, 217 Prospect St., South Orange, N.J., on Tuesday, Sept. 10, at 10:30 a.m. Interment to follow at Presbyterian Cemetery, Springfield, N.J. Visitation will be held at Preston Funeral Home, 153 South Orange Avenue, South Orange, N.J., on Monday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. For more information or to send condolences please visit www.prestonfuneralhome.net . Dale was born in Summit, N.J., on Feb. 21, 1935 to Ellwood Marshall and Onita Pannell. He graduated from Millburn High School in 1953 and attended Bucknell University in Lewisburg, Pa., graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree. He then went on to receive a Master's Degree in Community Organization from Springfield College in Springfield, Mass. From 1958 to 1960 Dale served in the United States Army as a medic and was stationed in Maine. In the 1960s Dale served as the director of the YMCA in Batavia, N.Y. On Jan. 27, 1979, Dale married Agnes Agusta in Jersey City, N.J., and together they raised a beautiful daughter, Colleen. Dale retired in 2004 after spending 40 years teaching with the Passaic Board of Education, Passaic, N.J. A lifelong lover of hunting and the outdoors, Dale's favorite pastime was spending time in the woodlands of Maine and South Jersey. If there was anywhere Dale loved to be with his family it was at the "farm" in Dorothy, N.J., where he grew Christmas trees for many years in the '80s and '90s and at the "lot" in Bowdoinham, Maine. He is survived by his wife Agnes Agusta Marshall, daughter Colleen Marshall Leigh, her husband David, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Judith Marshall Forrest.
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South Orange, NJ 07079
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Celebrate a life well-lived with this colorful floral tribute. Handcrafted by a local FTD artisan florist, this arrangement is just right for delivering your message of sympathy at a wake, funeral or to comfort grieving family or friends at home. A vibrant composition of mixed flowers in spring and summer colors combines pink roses and carnations, purple stock and gladiolus arranged in a purple glass vase. Standard is approximately 25"H x15"W.

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Celebrate a life well-lived with this colorful floral tribute. Handcrafted by a local FTD artisan florist, this arrangement is just right for delivering your message of sympathy at a wake, funeral or to comfort grieving family or friends at home. A vibrant composition of mixed flowers in spring and summer colors combines pink roses and carnations, purple stock and gladiolus arranged in a purple glass vase. Deluxe is approximately 26"H x 16"W.

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Celebrate a life well-lived with this colorful floral tribute. Handcrafted by a local FTD artisan florist, this arrangement is just right for delivering your message of sympathy at a wake, funeral or to comfort grieving family or friends at home. A vibrant composition of mixed flowers in spring and summer colors combines pink roses and carnations, purple stock and gladiolus arranged in a purple glass vase. Premium is approximately 26"H x 17"W.

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