Passed peacefully away at home in the presence of his loving children and friends on March 10, 2017 just 4 days after celebrating his 82nd birthday, Edgar Marsh “Pop” of Bonavista. Predeceased by his wife Edna 2010. Leaving behind to celebrate his life, 3 children: Ray Marsh, Marilyn Harrell, and Robert Marsh (Kim); his adoring grandchildren: Brittany Harrell (Jordan Delaney), Rebecca Harrell, Victoria Marsh, Kolby Marsh and Ryan Marsh; the Faulkners; best friends Lorraine, Harry, Ann and Michael; also a number of other relatives, friends and customers.
Edgar was the owner of Marsh’s Taxi and travelled the TCH from almost 60 years, where he safely delivered thousand of passengers and packages. His love for his career as a taxi driver, turned into a family business, which he takes pride in as it exists today. The gentleman in Edgar will be missed by man, with his kind and gentle spirit will be cherished.
As per Edgar’s request, cremation has taken place. Visitation will take place from Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Tuesday March 14 from 2-9 p.m. A second visitation will take place in his home town of Bonavista at Strathie’s Funeral home on Wednesday March 15 from 12 noon – 9 p.m.