LAURIN, Marcella Theresa - With sadness and heavy hearts, we announce that Marcella Theresa Laurin passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, February 7th, 2018 at the age of 85.
Marcella was sadly predeceased by her beloved husband John Laurin in 1988.
She will be deeply missed and lovingly remembered by her children Susan Laurin, Gordon Laurin, and Barbara MacDonald (Terry), grandchildren Benjamin, Ashley (Jon Sheppard), Matthew, Ian, Alexander, and Abigail, great-granddaughter Ella, and another great-grandchild on the way.
Marcella was outgoing and friendly, and she loved to spend time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-granddaughter Ella. She was passionate about Scrabble and enjoyed playing the game regularly with her friends. Marcella was a member of the Roses Group in Cambridge and was a big fan of Neil Diamond. She loved to memorize trivia and obscure facts.
Friends and relatives are invited to a visitation at Barthel funeral home, Cambridge, on Monday, February 12th from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, February 13th at St. Clement's Church (745 Duke Street, Cambridge) at 10:00 a.m.
Memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated by the family.