Marion Elizabeth Fleisch, 99, formerly of Mattydale, passed away on Tuesday, September 21, 2021, at her residence. She was born in April of 1922 in Syracuse, New York, the daughter of the late Peter Calpeter and Charlotte Gehm Calpeter.
Marion lived in North Syracuse over 60 years and was presently a resident of Chippewa Bay, New York. In October of 1944, Marion married the late Robert L. Fleisch. Her working career consisted of serving at the North Syracuse School Board Office. She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of VFW Post #7290 for 70 years. Marion was also a member of Luther Memorial Lutheran Church in North Syracuse and was an active member of Luther Memorial's Altar Guild and various church organizations.
Marion is survived by her daughter, Geraldine Ewaldsen (Ford) of North Carolina; her grandchildren: Ford Ewaldsen, Jr. (Shayne) of Aldi, Virginia, Marianne Beardall (Matthew) of Potomac, Maryland; six great-grandchildren: Christian Ewaldsen, Nathan Ewaldsen, Matthew Beardall, Caroline Beardall, Reagan Beardall and Carson Beardall. She is also survived by her brother-in-law, Richard Dunham of Newville, Pennsylvania.
Memorial contributions may be forwarded to Hospice of the Piedmont, 1801 Westchester Dr., High Point, NC; Luther Memorial Evangelical Lutheran Church, 435 South Main Street, North Syracuse, NY, 13212 or Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 1401 Heathcliff Rd., High Point, NC, 27262.
Services were held in High Point. Entombment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery.