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Ella Marsh
Ella Marsh
Birth: 22 December 1905
Bay City, Michigan, USA
Death: 24 July 2016
Bay City, Michigan, USA
Age: 110 years, 215 days
Country: United StatesUSA
Unvalidated

Ella "Nellie" Marsh (née Noonan; 22 December 1905 - 24 July 2016) was an American supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG). At the age of 110 years, 215 days, Marsh was the oldest known living person in the state of Michigan.

Biography

Ella Marsh was born as Ella M. Noonan, the third child of James T. and Anna J. (née Claes) Noonan in Bay County, Michigan, USA, on 22 December 1905. She married Clyde Marsh on 15 August 1930 but the couple had no children. Clyde died on 11 October 1965. Ella retired from her job as a telephone operator at the Michigan Bell Telephone Company in 1967, having worked there for nearly 44 years.

Marsh was a lifelong member of St. Anne's Catholic Church in Linwood, the League of Catholic Women, St. Anne's Altar Sodality and the Daughters of Isabella. [1]

Marsh lived at the Bay County Medical Care Facility in her native Bay County, Michigan, until her death. She had been living there since 2006. Ella Marsh died in Bay City, Michigan, USA, on 24 July 2016 at the age of 110 years, 215 days.

References

  1. Ella M. "Nellie" Marsh Michigan Live
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