Wrisley Funeral Home
90 Sugarloaf Street, South Deerfield, MA 01373
Office: 413-665-4046             Fax: 413-665-0975
Marion Caroline Markwell
Funeral services will be at Wrisley Funeral Home, South Deerfield, MA . Calling hours will be Wednesday, February 3, 2021 from 2:00-5:00 p.m. with a funeral service on Thursday, February 4, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. A graveside service will immediately follow at the North Sunderland Cemetery
Marion Caroline Markwell, 87, formerly of Sunderland, passed away peacefully in her apartment at (Loomis House) Daybrook Village Senior Living in Holyoke, MA on January 29, 2021. She was the wife of the late Arnold R. Markwell, Sr.

She was born in Conway, MA on October 15, 1933 to the late Catherine Seyfried and Harvey Moore, Sr. Marion was predeceased by her brother, Harvey Moore, Jr. (1997) and a sister Catherine Kicza West (2004). She is survived by her son, Todd A. Markwell, of Springfield, MA. She was well loved by her nieces, Alice Mitchell and Elaine Stockwell, both of New Hampshire, Diane Moore of Belchertown, MA, Christine Lacharite of Worcester, MA and her nephew George Kicza of South Deerfield, MA.

Marion spent her 40 year working career in the Registrar's Office at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA. She was also a devoted member of the Sunderland Congregational Church. Marion was the treasurer, and participated in both the handbell and regular choirs. Marion was also involved in the church suppers as well as collecting funds for the Dakin Humane Society throughout the Pioneer Valley.

Funeral services will be at Wrisley Funeral Home, South Deerfield, MA . Calling hours will be Wednesday, February 3, 2021 from 2:00-5:00 p.m. with a funeral service on Thursday, February 4, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. A graveside service will immediately follow at the North Sunderland Cemetery. Donations may be made to Dakin Humane Society in Springfield or Leverett, MA. or to the Sunderland Congregational Church. Expressions of sympathy available at www.wrisleyfuneralhome.com.