Rita V. (Hensler) Marrow, 90, of North Versailles, died Tuesday, August 29, 2023. She was born March 13, 1933 in Duquesne, a daughter of the late George and Angeline (Vash) Hensler. Rita was a member of Linway Presbyterian Church, North Versailles, where she served as a deacon. She enjoyed camping and was a member of the National Campers and Hikers Association and the Slippery Rock Campground. She was a longtime member of the Green Valley VFD Ladies Auxiliary and enjoyed ladies card club. She was a former Cub Scout den mother and was also a huge Disney fan. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband William K. Marrow, a son Kenneth “Bear” Marrow, and siblings, Kenneth Hensler, Raymond Hensler, Jean Castile, Dolores Marks, and Mert Binkney. She is survived by her children David Marrow (Sherre Lee) of Harrison City, Glenn Marrow (Louise) of McKeesport, and Rev. Robert Marrow (Beth) of Naples, FL; her grandchildren Charles Spicuzza (Heather), David K. Marrow (Christy), Michael Marrow (Brittany), William Marrow (Ben Fine), Nicole Marrow (Meghan), Rachel Marrow (Dom Zappa), and Abigail Marrow (Koleson Smith); great grandchildren Nate, Chance, Gabriella, Blaze, Kirsten, Anthony James, Shelby, Dylan, Lylah, Charley, and Christian; also nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Forgie-Snyder Funeral Home, 1032 Broadway Ave., East McKeesport, 412-823-8083. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday in the funeral home with Rev. Eric E. Dennis, officiating. Interment will follow in Grandview Cemetery, North Versailles. In lieu of flowers a contribution can be made to Linway Presbyterian Church. For online condolences please visit www.snyderfuneralservices.com.
Originally published September 02, 2023.