Pauline Marron

Pauline Marron

PERRYSVILLE, Ind. – Pauline Marron, 80, died at 5 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, at her home in Perrysville, Ind.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 12, at Pape Funeral Home, 10 E. Williams St., Danville, IL 61832, with Pastors Steve Stanley and Jeremy Zerkle officiating. Visitation will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Pape's. Burial will be in Hicks Cemetery in Perrysville, Ind.

Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, 2509 S. Neil St.-1, Champaign, IL 61820.

Pauline was born June 8, 1932, in Ogden, to Ora Walter and Bessie Helen Bradley Bensyl. She graduated from Ogden High School in 1950 and received a Professional Secretary Certificate from Danville Junior College in 1975.

She had worked for 30 years at the Danville VA Hospital, retiring as administrative assistant to the director of nursing in 1990. She had taught line dancing at the Covington Senior Center. She loved to dance and do needlework, and her family was No. 1 in her life.

She married Joseph James Marron Jr. on Jan. 10, 1951, at St. Paul's Catholic Church by the Rev. C.B. Motsett. He preceded her March 6, 1991.

Survivors include her three children, Terry (Larry) Uppinghouse, Scott (Melba) Marron and Jonni Watts; nine grandchildren, Christopher (Gwen) Uppinghouse, Tye (Delia) Uppinghouse, Adam Uppinghouse, Jolee (Bryan) Phelps, Jana Marron, Julieanne Marron, Jasmine Marron, Justin Watts and Destiny Watts; six great-grandchildren, Meghan Uppinghouse, Sophia Uppinghouse, Wesley Uppinghouse, Isaak Phelps, Judah Phelps and Jeslyn Marron; and two brothers: Pete (Connie) Bensyl and James (Wilma) Bensyl.

She was preceded by her parents; two grandchildren, Jonathan Marron and Miranda Smith; and eight siblings, Ora Jr., Laverne, Jack, Don, Roy, Mary, Jayne and Norma Jean.

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