Leona Marie Marsden, 81, of Mexico, New York, passed away on January 5, 2019 at Loretto Nursing Home, Syracuse, after a short illness. She retired from Birdseye/Kraft Foods after more than 36 years of employment. Leona enjoyed living on the Little Salmon River, watching the boats pass through and the fishermen enjoying their sport. She also enjoyed spending time with friends and family. Leona was predeceased by her parents Loren and Hazel Marsden; brother Donald “Jack” Marsden and nephew Cornelius “Corky” Moot.
Surviving are her loving twin sister, Lona Marsden Piquet; sister-in-law, Edith Marsden; four nieces, Sheri Blowers, JoAnne (Tom) Phelps, Karen “Cookie” Brown and Charlene (Richard) Burrows; nephew, Russell (Charlene) Marsden and several great nieces and nephews.
There will be no calling hours or services. Burial will be at Orwell Evergreen Cemetery, Orwell, in the spring.