Marsh, Agnes

December 08, 1923 ~ May 25, 2024

Marsh, Agnes (Dubois) passed peacefully on Saturday, May 25,2024 at Bear Creek Terrace, Petrolia, in her 101st year. Beloved wife of the late William Marsh (2010) for the 63 years of their marriage living in the home that was built on the family farm. Special mother of Pam (Wayne Hickey), Russell (Ingrid), Debbie (Brian Lawton), Kathy (Mark Roddick) and Nancy (Peter MacDougall). Dear grandmother of Lee (Steph), Dale (Tamara), Lindsey (Jason), Cayle (Sam), the late Cory (2014) Amber Lawton-Hobbs, Danielle (Steve) and Karlee (Bryan). Blessed with 13 great grandchildren. A special Aunt Aggie, to the Dubois clan. Not to be forgotten by many nieces and nephews on both sides. She was predeceased by her parents, Samuel and Agnes (Walker) Dubois. They had immigrated from Belfast, Ireland to, raise their family in Sarnia. She was also predeceased by her brothers, Norman (Kay), William (Alberta) Sam (surviving  sister-in-law Donna) and Robert who passed as a young child. Agnes was an active, longtime member of the Sixth Line United Church, the UCW, great supporter of the junior choir and the Shalom Singers and the wonderful quilting ladies. She was an ice skater, curler and her pies were the best!  A special thank you to all the staff on the retirement floor at Fiddick’s Nursing Home.

Funeral Details
As per her specific wishes, cremation has taken place and with a private family internment at Bear Creek Cemetery at a later date. Cremation has taken place. A private family graveside will take place at Bear Creek Cemetery.

Sympathy my be expressed through donations to C.E.E. Hospital Foundation. (

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  1. I am so sorry to hear of Agnes’ passing, she was a special part of my time working at Fiddick’s Retirement.
    She was one amazing woman, it was a pleasure knowing her.

    My deepest sympathies,

  2. Kathy & I were saddened to learn of one of my favourite aunts passing. I have many fond memories of many visits to the farm over the years. Our condolences go to the rest of the family.

  3. Russell & Ingrid and families: Frank & I were so sorry to hear of your loss! Please accept our sincere condolences! May God wrap his arms around you and bring you comfort.

  4. Our sincere condolences & sympathy to our cousins, Pam, Russell, Debbie, Nancy, Kathy and your families. Aunt Aggie will be missed. She was a special Sister to our father Sam.
    Mark Dubois & Cindy Trowbridge (Dubois)

  5. Our deepest condolences and sympathy to Pam, Russell, Debbie, Kathy, Nancy and the entire Marsh family.
    Dave and Mary Steadman

  6. Sending my deepest sympathy to all the family. What a life to remember and cherish!

  7. To the family of Agnes Marsh. My deepest condolences in the loss of your Mother. May it help in some small way to know that others share in your loss. She is now with her husband and her girlfriends Shirley Humphrey(my Mum) and Mildred Gold. There were girlfriends in there hey day. In my thoughts and prayers as you face the days ahead. May she rest in Peace!

  8. No matter the age, the loss is felt, grieving, but thankful for the long life and so many memories. Celebrate all you have shared over the years.

  9. Kathy, Nancy and families, so sorry to read of your Mom’s passing. Your and your families are in our thoughts. Big hugs to all. Bill and Diane Buckingham

  10. Aunt Agnes was a significant mainstay throughout my entire life and her passing will leave a void. Sending our love and condolences to all of the family and friends that will miss her presence as much as we will.
    Alan Duncan and family.

  11. Dear Aunt Aggie- loved so much💐🪻💖🦋💜
    I will miss her and her voice on the phone. Made my heart glad when I heard it 🙋‍♀️
    She is “home” now with family. Always in my memory
    Ruth DuBois, Nova Scotia

  12. It was an honor to have had the opportunity to help care for Agnes these last few years. She will be missed.

  13. Kathy,,Mark,Nancy and families…Sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing…. she had quite a run at almost 101 yrs and I just love to hear that she was a centenarian …also sorry to hear that Uncle Bob March,my favourite Science teacher had passed away recently in the last few years…may they both rest in eternal peace….hope to see all of you at our 50 yr high school LCCVI reunion in Petrolia in 3 yrs…..take care for now….

    Bernie Baillargeon,Windsor,Ont

  14. Aunt Agnes was a treasure and will be missed. She had a wonderful life filled with amazing memories. She can rest now and be with Uncle Bill.
    Sending love to all xoxo

  15. So sad to hear of Agnes passing. Such a sweet and grand lady. A long time friend of the Sixth Line family. Many memories you all will have Prayers for all of you…Gord and Barb Leaper.

  16. So sorry to about your mom ,, hold on to the wonderful memories You have of her sending condolences and hugs to all the family,, Elvis and Jacqueline Rattling Brook Newfoundland