Roland P. Marshall, 89, of Northford, passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 27, 2018 at the Connecticut Hospice, Branford. He was the beloved husband of the late Dorothy Williams Marshall. Roland was born in Westford, Massachusetts on July 31, 1928 and was the son of the late Warren and Angeline Degagne Marshall. He served his country faithfully in the US Navy for four years from 1941 to 1945 during WW II, stationed at Subic Bay in the Philippines. Roland worked at Fort Devens after the war as a federal employee until his retirement and was a carpenter all of his life. Step-Father of Diana Craig and her husband David. Grandfather of Sharon Long, Debbie Hedderman and Sandi Pullo. Great-grandfather of Michael Long. Brother of Ann Fairweather, Brother Victor (Robert) and David Marshall, and the late Warren Marshall, Jr., Herbert and Joseph Marshall. The family would like to thank the CT Hospice for their kindness, compassion and care.
Funeral services will be conducted in the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue Saturday morning at 10:00. Interment will follow in All Saints Cemetery. The visiting hours will be Friday from 6 to 8 pm. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the CT Hospice, 100 Double Beach Rd., Branford, CT 06406