When Marian was four years of age, her family moved to Sutter city and later settled in Maxwell where she attended Maxwell Elementary and Maxwell High School, graduating in 1948.
In 1949, Marian married her high school sweetheart, Jack Laurence Barrett. They were married 53 years until his death in 2002.
Marian worked as a postal clerk with the Maxwell Post Office for 23 years; and later worked with the Maxwell Unified school District as an Instructional aide at Maxwell Elementary School. She retired after 17 years of service to care for her husband.
She was preceded in death by her parents, sisters Carol and Leona, Brothers Marvin, Clifford, and Raymond, daughter Andrea Kay, granddaughters Melinda and Melissa, and husband Jack.
Marian is survived by her children Jack L. Barrett, Jr and wife Donna, Patricia M. Perry and her husband John, grandchildren Kurt Barrett, Brian Barrett, Andrea Perry and Brock Perry, eight great-grandchildren and sisters Rebekah Tibessart and Rachel Reading.
Visitation services will be held at 5:00 P.M. on Thursday October 16, 2014 at McNary-Moore Chapel. A Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00a.m. on Friday, October 17, 2014 at the Sacred Heart Church, in Maxwell.
Donations may be made in Marian’s name to the charity of your choice.