Wayne E. Marshall
Wayne E. Marshall, 85, of Springfield died at 9:50 pm Thursday, November 13, 2014 at St. John’s Hospice. He was born November 6, 1929 in Laclede, to Everett and Ethel Burton Marshall. He married Patricia Ann Crosley on June 2, 1948. He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Glen Marshall and a daughter, Pamela McClain.
Surviving are his wife, Patricia; two sons, Steven and Brian Marshall, both of Springfield; five granddaughters, Michelle, Christa, Faith, Lindsey and Chelsea; nine great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Wayne retired from the Illinois National Guard after 37 years of service as a computer programmer. He also worked at the Illinois Department of Military Affairs for 10 years. He was a 33rd degree Mason and 50 year member at Edgewood Lodge AF&AM. Wayne was a member of the Scottish Rite in Springfield, National Guard Rifle Team Member for years. He also was an Assistant Scout Master for Troop #36 at Laurel United Methodist Church and a past president and director of the Greater Springfield Bowling Association.
Visitation: 9-11 am Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 11 am Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home with Reverend John E. Nelson officiating. Burial will follow at Camp Butler National Cemetery where military honors will be conducted.