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Marsha R. Wisdom

Friday, July 15, 2005

Marsha R. Wisdom, 47, of Marshall, died Friday, March 18, 2005, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall.

Memorial services will be held at noon Sunday, July 17, at the Hilltop Shelter in Indian Foothills Park. Memorials are suggested to Saline County United Way.

Born March 8, 1958, in Spirit Lake, Iowa, she was the daughter of the late Tavner Wisdom and Rosemary Elder Ellis. She was a graduate of Missouri Valley College and attended the University of Missouri-Columbia, where she was working on a master's degree in sociology. She returned to Marshall in 1986 and had lived in Columbia.

Survivors include two sons, Matthew Wallen and Ben Wallen of Marshall; three sisters, Carol O'Leary and Roberta Griffitt, both of Marshall, and Mistye Ellis of Las Vegas, Nev.; one brother, Steve Schamens of Lathrop; one granddaughter; and several nieces and nephews.