Howard Cecil Marshall

Oscoda, Michigan
April 6, 1944 - June 6, 2018


The family will welcome friends on Thursday, June 14, 2018 from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM at Buresh Funeral Home in Oscoda, Michigan.

Service Location

Buresh Funeral Home ~ Oscoda, Michigan


A funeral service will be held on Thursday, June 14, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Buresh Funeral Home in Oscoda, Michigan.

Obituary Notice

Howard Cecil Marshall

Age 74, of Oscoda, MI passed away on Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at Tawas St. Joseph Hospital. He was born on April 6, 1944 in Mt. Pleasant, MI to the late Cecil and Elsie Marshall. Howard retired as a self-employed logger. He enjoyed golfing, fishing and bowling and was proud of being in the bowling hall of fame for his scores of 300. Howard is survived by his loving wife, Kathlyn Marshall who he married on December 19, 1964; his son, Shawn Marshall; son-in-law, Jeff (Jen) Magalski; brothers, Ronald Marshall and Kevin Marshall; brother-in-law, Steve (Sheri) LeCureux; granddaughter, Lila Magalski and many nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Shanti Marshall Magalski. The family is finding peace knowing that Howard and Shanti are reunited and enjoying eternity together. The family will welcome friends on Thursday, June 14, 2018 from 11 AM until the time of service beginning at 2 PM at Buresh Funeral Home in Oscoda, MI. Interment will take place in Oscoda Pinecrest Cemetery. You may offer your condolences online at


Oscoda Pinecrest Cemetery


Cathy, We were so sorry to hear of Howards passing. Our condolences to you and your family He will be greatly missed. He was a great golf and bowling partner. It wont be the same with out him
— Ed & Pat Minney
My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family..may Hiward rest in peace...
Hugs and prayers
— Bonnie Curley
Sending hugs and prayers to you and the family. We have so many happy memories of our adventures with you and Howard.
— Kathy and Ed Matthews
Sorry for your loss Kathy! Sending prayers to you and your family.
— Karen Griggs
Dear Kathy and Shawn and family, we are saddened to hear of Howard's passing and sending our prayers and hugs to you all! May he rest in peace and find the best golfing and biggest fishes and the highest bowling score in heaven! Hugs and Sympathy, Nancy and Dave Wrobel
— Nancy Wrobel
We are so sorry to hear of Howard's passing. May angels surround you & bring you comfort & peace. I am sure Shanti is one of them.
— Judy & Dick Magalski
Kathy it is so sad to hear of Howard’s passing, he was the best Best man, a great guy. We had so many memories, I wish I hadn’t missed the services. He will be forever in my heart, prayers to you and your family.
— John Kruse
Cathy, there are no words. Just know that we are praying for you all and sending strength to sustain you through this difficult time. Love and hugs from Aunt Dot, Sandy and Phil.
— Phil & Sandy McClellan and Aunt Dot
Kathy and Shawn are both in my prayers and thoughts, and may each day get easier for them both. Howard and Shanti are hugging each other tight right now, both smiling ear to ear reunited <3
— Brenda S Haley
Cathy, Jack and I are so sorry for your loss....Hugs and prayers for you and your family!!!! Love, Jack and Alanda
— Jack and Alanda Barnes

Howard and you are more than just neighbors to Chuck and I. Howard's compassion and wonderful smile will be missed by all on Cedar Lake. He was one of the kindest, gentlest man we know. We know Shanti was waiting for his arrival with open arms.
You will all be in our prayers.
— Chuck & Thelma Socia
So sorry to hear about Howard.. He was a great boss when I worked for him around 20 years ago. Enjoyed working for him. He will be missed. My thoughts and prayers to you and your family.
— Doug Anschuetz
Kathy, I am so sorry to hear of Howards passing, Howard was such a pleasant man, that smile could melt your heart.
My thought and prayer are with you and your family.
— Cal & Brenda Taylor
Aunt Kathy,

So sorry to hear Uncle Howard passed away.
Great childhood memories visiting Oscoda.
Thoughts and prayers for you, family & friends.
Sending a big hug. 🙏❤️
— Heather Natzel-Ashburn
Jeff and I are so sorry for your loss, Howard was a kind, funny and loving man and we are so glad to have known him, sending hugs to all of you.
— Staci Pawloski
I am very sorry about the passing of Howard. I have so many great memories at reunions and Christmas at grammas. Praying for you.
— Gary LeCureux
I am so sorry for your loss. He will be missed.
— Sandy Bailey-Southwell
Kathy, Shawn and family, we are so sorry to hear about your loss! Our thoughts are with you during this difficult time.
— Mike and Summer Myles
So sorry to read about Howard. Please know that you and your family are in our thoughts. Remembering all the good times we had over the years, still brings joy to my heart.
— Dan and Shirley Miccolis
Kathy, Michele and I are so sad to hear of the passing of one of the finest men we have ever met. I was so happy to have called him my friend I remember all the days on the golf course, bowling, and karaoke. May God surround you with love.
— John and Michele Young
So sorry for your loss. Sending thoughts and prayers to you all.
— Alisha (LaFave) Payne
Rod and Donna Cornelius wish to offer our condolences to Howards family. Losing your loved one is very difficult. We wish you the Lord's peace......Donna
— Donna Cornelius Hardin

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