Marcella Busch

Marcella M. Busch, 95, of Alma, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, at the American Lutheran Home, Mondovi.
She was born on Nov. 11, 1922, in the Town of Mondovi, the daughter of Ben and Emma (Schultz) Moy.
Marcella graduated from Gilmanton High School and later graduated from the Normal in Alma and taught at Modena.
On Nov. 24, 1945, Marcella and Orville Busch were united in marriage and to this union, three sons were born. They were able to share 69 years together before Orville’s passing on Jan. 17, 2015.
Marcella loved ceramics, baking and cooking, and especially gardening and canning. She also enjoyed playing piano and organ. Marcella was a woman with a humane heart and loved cats, dogs and birds. She had an incredible work ethic and a love for her entire family.
Marcella will be sadly missed by her sons, Mark (Glenda) of Mondovi and David (Tessi) of Cochrane; four grandchildren, Kevin (Wendy), Heidi (Andy) Michels, Melissa (Stephen) Deter and Matt (Nikki); six great-grandchildren, Jaxon, Landry, Ellis, Parker, Carson and Natalie; other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Orville; son, Larry; brothers, Herb and Gerald Moy.
Funeral services for Marcella were held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 6, at Lyster Lutheran Church, Town of Nelson, with Pastor Michael Vetsch officiating.
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