Sue Elaine Marshall, 84, of Ellwood City passed away Thursday, January 14, 2021 at Butler Memorial Hospital.
Born April 19, 1936 in New Castle, she was the daughter of the late James and Jeanne Remley Cooper. She was married to Robert C. Marshall who passed on September 22, 2004.
Sue was a 1954 graduate of Shenango High School and a 1957 graduate of Butler Memorial Hospital School of Nursing. She was proud to be a registered nurse and blessed to have many lifelong friends from her years in nurses’ training. Sue held many jobs as an RN including at Blaw-Knox Steel, Ellwood City Hospital and Hillview Manor. She married Robert (Bob) on February 14, 1959. They lived in many places including West Middlesex PA, Cherry Hill NJ as well as New Castle before settling into Ellwood City. She was a long-time active member of Wurtemburg Presbyterian Church where she served her church family in many ways including as a Deacon. Sue was involved with many clubs over the years, from card club to Mother’s Club and had many devoted friends as a result. She enjoyed reading, cooking and crafts. Sue treasured quiet conversation with her many friends and family. She delighted in her only granddaughter and loved to share about her accomplishments. Mostly, she had a great love for the Lord and spent much time with devotions.
Survivors include daughter, Darla J. (Patrick) Speranza; granddaughter, Hannah all of Cranesville, PA. She is also survived by a sister Judy (Ronald) Houk of Yorba Linda, CA; a brother, Richard (Joan) Cooper of Blythewood, SC; a sister-in-law Ruth Cooper of Alexandria, VA and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by a son, Daren Marshall on February 8, 1998. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Larry and James Cooper.
Visiting hours will be held on Monday January 18, 2021 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm and 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm and on Tuesday January 19, 2021 from 10:00 am until the time of the funeral service at 11:00 am at the Marshall Funeral Home, Ellwood City with Pastor Rob Guy of Wurtemburg Presbyterian Church officiating.
Interment will follow at Castleview Memorial Park, New Castle.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Wurtemburg Presbyterian Church, 291 Wurtemburg Road, PO Box 709, Ellwood City, PA 16117.
Online condolences may be sent to marshallsfh.com