EDISON - MARIAN M. RASMUSSEN passed away of heart failure at her home in the early morning hours on Thursday, July 4, 2019. She was 90 years old.
Born in Newark and raised in Iselin, she was a resident of Edison, NJ for 45 years along with her loving husband Robert. They were married 61 years. She was a member of the Edison United Methodist Church. She and her husband moved to Bangor, PA in 2004 but returned to Edison in 2011 after his death.
She is predeceased by her husband in 2008, her youngest son Richard in 2004, and a brother Albert in 2016.
Surviving are her children, Robert, of Alpha, Susan Youmans and her husband Jerry of East Brunswick, John, of Flanders, Christopher and his wife Amanda of Palos Verdes, CA, Eric and his wife Erica of Bridgewater, Richard's spouse Peg Rasmussen of Queens, NY, and Nancy Evans and her husband Mark of Brooklyn, NY; one brother, Paul May of Palm Coast, FL; thirteen grandchildren, Jessica, Jill, Amy, Ian, Brian, Erica, Anabel, Matthew, Travis, Gabriella, Kaija, Ryan & Zachary and nine great-grandchildren.
Cremation was private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, of which she was a survivor since 1979, or Princeton Theological Seminary where her Uncle Philip May (father's brother) was a graduate and missionary in West Africa for 25 years.
Loving memories never die, as years roll on and days pass by. In our hearts a memory is kept, of one we loved and will never forget.
American Cancer Society: https://donate3.cancer.org
Princeton Theological Seminary: https://www.ptsem.edu/give/ways-to-give
One of the Greatest Women I know Always Showed Love and Affection R.I P
Eric, We just want to express our sympathy on the passing of your mom. Mr & Mrs V. DeMarco
So sorry for your loss. She was a wonderful person.
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