William “Bill” Cody Marsh, age 94 of Paris, passed away peacefully, Friday, March 17, 2017 at the Reed City Hospital. He was born on October 8, 1922 in Detroit the son of Joseph William and Nellie (Cody) Marsh. Bill graduated from Redford High School in Detroit. He joined the United States Army and was honorably discharged in 1947.
Bill retired from Michigan Consolidated Gas Company where he was employed for 31 years.
He loved the outdoors and enjoyed hunting, fishing and golfing. Bill liked visiting with his friends and family, who dearly loved him. He was a member of St. Anne Catholic Church in Paris.
Bill is survived by his wife of 61 years, Corinne Marsh of Paris; a son Edward (Angie) Marsh and two granddaughters; Olivia and Megan Marsh all of Royal Oak; a daughter, Corinne Anne Alexander of Pueblo, Colorado and several grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial is being planned to take place at St. Anne Catholic Church in Paris later this spring. Service time and date will be announced when set. Cremains will be buried at Maple Grove Cemetery in Munising this summer.
Memorial contributions in Bill name may be made to Spectrum Health Hospice. Envelopes may be obtained at the Daggett-Gilbert Funeral Home in Big Rapids where arrangements have been made.