Dean E. Marsh

Dean E. Marsh, 53, of Jamestown passed away unexpectedly Friday (April 19, 2013) in WCA Hospital.

A lifelong area resident he was born Aug. 30, 1959, in Jamestown, the son of the late Milton E. and Doris I. Speas Marsh.

Dean was a 1977 graduate of Falconer High School and was currently employed by RHI Monofrax for 34 years. He was a member of the Falconer Rod & Gun Club and enjoyed motorcycles, hunting, fishing, attending classic car shows, working on classic cars, shooting pool and most of all socializing with family and friends at various establishments.

Surviving are his wife Michelle Federko Marsh, whom he married Aug. 25, 1989, in the Randolph Presbyterian Church; two sons: Devan Milton Marsh and Kyle Donald Marsh, both of Jamestown; a daughter, DeAnna Rae (Matt) Ballou of Little Rock, Ark.; his brother, Dale R. Marsh of Kennedy; his sister, Donna (Steve) Ramaekers of Lake Orion, Mich.; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father in 1991 and mother in 2007.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the Falconer Funeral Home. The Rev. Jennifer Delahoy, pastor of Kennedy United Methodist Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Kennedy Riverside Cemetery.

Friends will be received by the family from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday and one hour prior to the funeral service Wednesday in the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be donated to American Heart Association, SW NY Division, P.O. Box 3049, Syracuse, NY 13220 or to a charity of one’s choice.

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