Marcel Marshall, affectionately known as “Mark” was born on December 12, 1956, in McKeesport, Pennsylvania. He was the son of Sarah O. Smith Marshall and the late Herbert Marshall, Sr. Mark was preceded in death by his brothers; Herbert Marshall, Jr, and Albert Marshall. He became absent from his body and present with the Lord on Tuesday, December 24, 2019, at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital.
After high school, Mark obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Business from the University of Pittsburgh. He went on to Waynesboro State and received his Masters in Business Accounting. He worked at the University of Pittsburgh as a Police Officer; where he retired after 43 years of service.
Mark enjoyed music and loved to watch football, the Steelers of course! He attended Trinity Church of God in Christ in McKeesport, Pennsylvania. He sang with their mass choir.
Mark was loved by many and will be remembered by his mother, Sarah Smith-Marshall; wife, Vernelle M. Marshall; step-son, Tyrone Jordan Campbell; sisters, Joretta Harris of McKeesport, Pennsylvania, Anna Marie Marshall of Clairton, Pennsylvania, Leslie C. Marshall-Davis of Duquesne, Pennsylvania; brothers, Lindsey Marshall of Houston, Texas; uncle, Eugene “Babe” Marshall, aunt, Theresa Marshall, both of Clairton, Pennsylvania; along with a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
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