Lillie Marshall Obituary

Lillie Marshall

<p>Lillie was born November 26, 1927, and she passed away at Russell &amp; District Personal Care Home, Russell, MB, on September 5th, 2020 at the age of 92 years.</p> <p>Lillie was predeceased by her loving husband Arnold, son Gordon, parents Carl &amp; Agatha Wiedeman and twin sister Rose Wiebe.&nbsp; She is the beloved mother of Allan (Beulah) and Jeanette Marshall,&nbsp;grandmother of Sherri Jezowski, Cindy (Michael) Schroeder and Christiaan Marshall-Lage, great-grandmother of Sky and Brandon Jezowski, Abigail and Preston Schroeder and&nbsp;sister of Linda Banman.&nbsp;Also surviving are nieces and nephews from her sisters&#39; families and many relatives on Arnold&rsquo;s side of the family including Lorraine Andres of Saltcoats, SK.</p> <p>Lillie was born in the Mennonite community of Plum Coulee, MB. As a young adult, she was employed at the King George Hospital in Winnipeg.&nbsp; She met Arnold Marshall in 1946 while he was a patient at the Deer Lodge Hospital following service in World War II.&nbsp;They married in 1947.&nbsp;Together they operated Deer Valley Farm in the Endcliffe/Londonderry District, and they attended Holy Trinity Lutheran Church at Inglis, MB.&nbsp;</p> <p>Following Arnold&rsquo;s death in 2003, Lillie retired to the Banner County Residence in Russell, and in 2011 she moved to the Personal Care Home.&nbsp;She had a love of reading, gardening, bird feeding and being surrounded by the beauty of nature.&nbsp;To God goes the glory of a fully lived and richly blessed life.</p> <p>Due to Covid-19, a private funeral service was held at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery, Inglis, MB, with Pastor Daniel Moeller officiating.&nbsp;Pallbearers were&nbsp;Earl Smith, Darrel Lowenberger, Tim Kleebaum, Cindy Schroeder, Michael Schroeder and Al Marshall.&nbsp; Honorary pallbearers were Lorraine Andres, Edie Lowenberger, Janet Smith, nurses &amp; staff at the Personal Care Home. Vocalist was Edie Lowenberger singing &ldquo;Jesus Loves Me&rdquo;.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <hr /> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;The Lillie Marshall family would like to thank everyone who assisted Mother before and after her passing.&nbsp; We want to thank the Russell &amp; District Personal Care Home Nurses and Staff that took such good care of our Mother during her nine year stay there.&nbsp; We are so blessed to have such qualified, talented, and loving people that provide such a high level of care and support at our Care Home.&nbsp; In this Covid-19 pandemic, I was very appreciative that they allowed and encouraged me to visit as often as I could.&nbsp; I was very blessed to be with Mother on September 5th when she passed at 11:54 AM and that the nurses came running into her room before she breathed her last breath.&nbsp; It was significant to us that Mother&rsquo;s twin sister died 17 years earlier on exactly the same day.&nbsp; Thank you to Dr. Almalky for caring for Lillie over the past years.</p> <p>Braendle Bruce Funeral Home did an outstanding job of her funeral arrangements.&nbsp; Special thanks to Rick Thom for so quickly arranging the funeral for Monday, September 7th which happens to be the 17th Anniversary Date of my Dad, Arnold Marshall&rsquo;s death.&nbsp; Thank you to the Staff who dressed Mother and did her makeup and hair, and placed her comfortably in the coffin.&nbsp; You did wonderful!&nbsp; Thank you to David Klassen, Robert Fingas, and Donna Chastko who supervised the funeral at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Inglis cemetery.&nbsp; Thank you to the Pallbearers, Earl Smith, Darrel Lowenberger, Tim Kleebaum, Cindy &amp; Michael Schroeder, who carried Mother to her final resting place.&nbsp; Special thank you to Edie Lowenberger for singing &ldquo;Jesus Loves Me&rdquo; which was Mom&rsquo;s favourite hymn.&nbsp; Thank you to Pastor Dan Moeller for a special grave side service and for all the times he attended at the Personal Care Home to bring Word and Sacrament to Mother.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>Thank you Chicken Chef for serving up a wonderful luncheon in their banquet room!&nbsp; The meals were delicious and the service was wonderful!</p> <p>Thank you to all our friends who called, texted, emailed, and sent food, flowers, and cards of condolences!&nbsp; You are all very special and we appreciate you all.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>Special thank you to God for giving Mother a fully lived and richly blessed life, and for giving her and us a mansion in Heaven!&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>God Bless You All!&nbsp; Al, Beulah, Jeanette and families!</p>
November 26, 1927 - September 5, 202011/26/192709/05/2020
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Lillie was born November 26, 1927, and she passed away at Russell & District Personal Care Home, Russell, MB, on September 5th, 2020 at the age of 92 years.

Lillie was predeceased by her loving husband Arnold, son Gordon, parents Carl & Agatha Wiedeman and twin sister Rose Wiebe.  She is the beloved mother of Allan (Beulah) and Jeanette Marshall, grandmother of Sherri Jezowski, Cindy (Michael) Schroeder and Christiaan Marshall-Lage, great-grandmother of Sky and ...

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