Jun 20, 1938 - Jul 21, 2016
MARSH WILSON, 78
Marsh “Junior”, 78, of Pacifica, California, passed away, Thursday, July 21, 2016 at Brookdale Senior Living in Elk Grove surrounded by his daughter Deanna and daughter-in-law Arlyn.
A celebration of his life and viewing will be held between the hours of 1pm – 5pm, Saturday, July 30, 2016 at East Lawn Memorial Park & Mortuary, 9189 E. Stockton Blvd, Elk Grove, CA 95624. A separate reception area has been reserved and food and refreshments will be served.
Marsh was born June 20, 1938 in Manila, Philippines to Marsh and Helen (Loos) Wilson. He graduated from Balboa High School in 1956. On February 11, 1961 he married the love of his life, Lenore (Navarra) Wilson. Marsh was employed as a painter until a stroke forced him to retire in 2002. He was an avid 49ER fan and he and his wife had season tickets at Candlestick Stadium. He spent most of his weekends watching sports and movies. He and his wife also enjoyed trips to Lake Tahoe and Reno and spending time with his daughter and daughter-in-law.
Marsh is survived by his two children, daughter, Deanna Wilson-Fernandez and son Mark Navelli; one grandson, Nicholas Dunn; two great grandchildren, Landyn Dunn and MaKenzie Dunn; brother Sonny Wilson, sister Katie Cook, and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife Lenore Wilson (Navarra) in 2013.
East Lawn Elk Grove Memorial Park
9189 E. Stockton Boulevard
Elk Grove, CA