Freida A. Marsh

06/10/1919 — 03/30/2009

From Richland, WA, US | Born in Pangburn, AR

Freida A. Marsh

Freida A. Marsh

Freida A. Marsh of Richland, Washington, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on March 3, 2009. Freida was born in Pangburn, Arkansas on June 10, 1919, to Esther and OB Henderson.

Freida married Walter "Shorty" Marsh in April of 1938. She and Shorty enjoyed 66 years of marriage before his passing. Freida and Shorty moved to Richland in 1955 with their two sons, Walt and Jerry, from Christiansburg, Virginia.

Freida loved her family and being a homemaker. She was also a very accomplished seamstress, sewing professionally for many people. Up until recent years, she was very active at Richland Baptist Church where she served in the areas of Sunday school secretary, a deacon's wife, an adult choir member and eventually, in the senior adult choir. Four years ago she moved to Alterra Wynwood. While living there she was faithful to Thursday morning Bible study and her Sunday school class.

Freida is survived by son Walt Marsh, son Jerry and his wife Barbara, 7 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, and 3 great-great grandchildren.

Memorial services will be on Saturday, March 7, 2009, 11:00 a.m. at the Richland Baptist Church, 1632 George Washington Way, Richland, WA. Visitation shall be at Einan's Funeral Home in Richland, March 6, 2009 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Freida's name to the Richland Baptist Church Building Fund.

Guestbook for

Freida A. Marsh

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Your guestbook entry will be visible to the public.

  • My thoughts and prayers go out to Walt, Jerry and the rest of the Marsh family members. It was a pleasure to have known Freida. I will miss her!!!

    Marie Briggs
    November 4, 2014
    Olympia, WA, US
  • Loved my Aunt Freida.


    Joe H. Henderson
    November 4, 2014
    Windsor, CA, US
  • We are very sad for your loss. Freida was a wonderful Christian lady and we feel very privileged to have known her. Our prayers are with you.

    Ralph & Mary Lettau
    November 4, 2014
    Benton, City, WA, US
  • It was such a privilege to know Freida. I know she is at peace with her Lord and Shorty.

    Nancy Vickers
    November 4, 2014
    Camarillo, CA, US
  • Freida was a very special lady, one of the most consistent Christian witnesses we have ever met, and a very unique friend to the Lettau family. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Walt, Jerry and the rest of the Marsh family members. It was a pleasure to have known Freida.

    Ken & Pat Lettau
    November 4, 2014
    Horseshoe, Bend, AR, US
  • Call Now Button