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Obituary: Walter Edward Marsh

Walter Edward Marsh, 83, passed away peacefully at home in Preston, Idaho on March 12, 2001.

He was born May 30, 1917 in Magna, Utah to Arthur and Christina Patterson Marsh. Married Jensine (Cena) Johannessen on October 30, 1945. He graduated from Cyprus High School. Member of the CCC. He served in the European theater during World War II as a 1st Lt. in the Army Air Corps, earning the Air Medal and the Distinguished Flying Cross. He was a graduate of the University of Utah. He retired from Kennecott Copper after 37 years. He was a kind and gentle man

who dearly loved his family, and will be greatly missed by so many.

Survived by his wife Cena; children Kristine (Alan) Jones, Sandy, UT; Susan McQueen, West Jordan, UT; W. Kevin (Leslie) Marsh, Riverton, UT; 11 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

His family wishes to thank his many friends and caregivers for all their love and service.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 17, 2001 at 12 noon at the Whitney LDS Ward, Whitney, Idaho. A viewing will be held prior to the services from 10 to 11:45 a.m. at the Church. Graveside service to follow at 4 p.m. at the Mountain View Cemetery 3115 E. 7800 So. Salt Lake City, UT. Funeral services under the direction of Horsley Funeral Home, 132 W. 300 No. Malad, Idaho.