December 12, 2016
Norma J. Marsh, 82, of Watertown was received by her Lord and Savior on Monday, December 12, 2016, at Saratoga Hospital.
Burial in St. Lawrence Cemetery, town of Cape Vincent will be at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are entrusted with Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Watertown.
Norma was born in Watertown on March 13, 1934, daughter of Charles and Ethel Cooper Swaffer. She was a graduate of both Watertown High School and Watertown School of Commerce. A marriage to Stennett R. Green ended in divorce. She married George S. "Swampy" Marsh in 1971 and he passed in 1995.
She had worked for a time for Agricultural Insurance Co. and for ten years for Jefferson County Children's Welfare Division. Norma had attended both Bethany United Methodist Church and Life Church of the Nazarene, where she enjoyed arranging and volunteering for dinners at the churches. She also enjoyed helping any family in need, especially fire victims.
She is survived by her son and his wife, Stennett R. and Victoria Green, Jr., Ballston Lake, two grandchildren, Grace and Gregory Green, and "her Jenny", Jennifer Gouveia, NH. Her stepson, George C. Marsh, died before her.
Donations in her name may be made to either Hospice of Jefferson County, 1398 Gotham St., Watertown, NY 13601 or Community Hospice of Saratoga County, 179 Lawrence St., Saratoga Springs, NY 12866. Online condolences to her family may be made at www.cummingsfuneral.com.