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File #: 0031X-2018    Version: 1
Type: Ceremonial Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 2/7/2018 In control: Tyson
On agenda: 2/12/2018 Final action: 2/14/2018
Title: To honor, recognize and celebrate the life of Richard "Dick" Marshall and extend our sincerest condolences to his family and friends on the occasion of his passing, Sunday, February 4, 2018.
Sponsors: Priscilla Tyson, Elizabeth Brown, Mitchell Brown, Jaiza Page, Michael Stinziano, Emmanuel V. Remy, Shannon G. Hardin
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To honor, recognize and celebrate the life of Richard "Dick" Marshall and extend our sincerest condolences to his family and friends on the occasion of his passing, Sunday, February 4, 2018.

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WHEREAS, Richard "Dick" Marshall completed his period of faithful service on this earth on Sunday, February 4, 2018 in Columbus, Ohio, supported by the prayers of his family and dearest friends; and

WHEREAS, “Dick” was born on Thursday July 31, 1952 to the union of his parents, John and Helen Marshall in Columbus, Ohio; and

WHEREAS, “Dick” was proud to be a “Bulldog” and was a member of the ‘Class of 1970 students that graduated from Columbus South High School; and

WHEREAS, “Dick” worked as part of the original Donato’s crew at the store located at 1000 Thurman Avenue on the Southside of Columbus, Ohio - he also served in a number of sales positions for the organization; and

WHEREAS, “Dick” was an avid sports fan who loved coaching, officiating and collecting sports memorabilia - Dick also served as a baseball coach for the “Kobel Road Celtics,” which was an African-American Middle School team that existed on the Southside during the 1970’s - Vaugh “Butchie” Bass was proud to be named among one of his players who maintained a close relationship with him over the years; and

WHEREAS, “Dick” counted his family among his proudest achievements - “Dick” is survived by daughters, Angie Marshall, Valerie Myers (Mike Powell), and Laura (Jack) Garren; grandchildren, Megan, Patrik, Brandi, Brandon, Jacob, Kayla, Bailey, Connor, Kascidy, and Faith; 2 great-grandchildren; brothers, John and Jody Marshall, Steve, Tom, and Jack Bendure; mother of his children, Deborah Marshall; and many other relatives and special friends; now therefore,

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBUS: That this Council does hereby honor, recognize and celebrate the life of Richard "Dick" Marshall and extend our sincerest condolences to his family and friends on the occ...

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