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“Uncle Billy was very dear to me when I was a young girl. He was my pen pal. We would write letters back and forth. I lived in NJ and he in...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Dawn Rodriguez - Passaic, AK

“It has been years since I saw Bill. Seems the Marsdens are all gone. Just saw the obituary .Sorry for your loss- John ( Jack) Marsden Jr. ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: john marsden jr. - centerville, MA

“My condolences to the family. I am the granddaughter of his sister Alice Cartnick. Uncle Billy and I were penpals when i was a young girl and I...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Dawn Rodriguez - Family

“My condolences to the family. I am the granddaughter of his sister Alice Cartnick. Uncle Billy and I were penpals when i was a young girl and I...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Dawn Rodriguez - Family

“So sorry that i couldn't give you the funeral that you deserve. Kane funeral home did the best that they could under the circumstances. You are...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Sharon Garcia - Guyton, GA

“Dad i know that you wanted your funeral to be different with lots of people and the navy hymn I will find a way to do a tribute. You are so special...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Sharon Garcia - Guyton, GA

“I'm so sorry for your loss. Uncle Billy was such a kind man. He will be missed. ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Kim Sullivan - Abington, MA

“My sympathies to Marie, Sharon and the family at this time. Prayers for all. ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Edward Buckland - E Bridgewater, MA


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EASTON----William R. Marsden, 90, a resident of Easton for the past 66 years, passed away on Saturday, April 18, 2020 at Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton. He was the husband of Marie E. (Johnson) Marsden for 67 years.

Born in North Dighton, a son of the late Thomas and Agnes (Charnley) Marsden, he was raised and educated in Taunton. A veteran of the Korean War, he served in the US Navy and was honorably discharged.

William was employed in the maintenance division of Roche Brothers Supermarket in Bridgewater. William's hobbies included listening to old radio shows and movies, traveling, gardening as well as amateur painting.

In addition to his wife Marie, he is survived by a daughter, Sharon Garcia of Georgia and two grandchildren, Jeanette Garcia and her wife Lisa McKay of Swansea and Adam Garcia of Oregon; he was the brother of the late David Marsden, Donald Marsden, Ronald Marsden, Martha Reynolds, Marion Grice and Alice Cartnick.

Due to Federal & State Emergency concerning Covid-19, private family services will be held with interment at the Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne. Donations in William's memory may be sent to V.A Boston Healthcare System ATTN: Voluntary Service (135) 940 Belmont Street, Brockton, MA. 02301
Arrangements are by Kane Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Easton. For condolences visit www.kanefuneralhome.com