Howard John Marsh MD (July 27, 1936 – November 15, 2010)

Zanesville,
Howard John Marsh M.D. 74 of New Concord, a family practitioner in New Concord for 24 years passed away on Monday November 15, 2010. He was born on July 27, 1936 to the late Henry John and Ann Green Marsh. He attended Oberlin College, Case Western Reserve University Medical School, was an ER physician, and a Nantucket family physician. He served as coroner for Muskingum County from 1992 – 2008. He was the team physician at Muskingum University for the past 15 years. He was a warm caring person and physician who cared deeply about his family and his patients. He enjoyed eating and cooking, playing with his dogs, swimming, walking and never lost his zest for life. He will be profoundly missed as he was dearly loved.
He is survived by his wife Barbara Roth-Marsh M.D., his five children: Adam Marsh, Carla (Michael)Goodwin, Polly (Lionel) Watiker, Greg (Karen)Marsh and Luke Marsh. His sister, Monica Veneziano, his grandchildren: Mandi Cook, Derek Watiker, Chase Watiker, Cassandra Marsh, Corey Marsh, Emily Marsh, Trevor Marsh, and Timothy Marsh.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his grandson, Drew Cook.
Calling Hours will be 2-4 & 6-8 on Wednesday November 17 at THE SNOUFFER FUNERAL HOME 1150 WEST MILITARY ROAD ZANESVILLE. Funeral services will be held at 10am on Thursday in The Snouffer Chapel with Pastor Ken Blood officiating. Burial will follow in New Concord Cemetery. To send a note of condolence to the family visit www.snoufferfuneralhome.com and click obituaries or call our caring staff at 450-8000