Mrs. Olive A. Marsden, 81, widow of the late James W. Marsden, died last night at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Ransom F. Hawley, at 2717 Kenilworth Drive, in Ann Arbor Hills, after an illness of several months.
She was born in Burrits Rapids, Ont., Jan. 28, 1856. She had lived in Ann Arbor the past 17 years and was a member of the First Methodist church here.
She is survived by her daughter here; a stepson, a doctor in San Diego, Calif.; four sisters and a brother in Canada; and several nephews and nieces.
Funeral arrangements have not been completed. Friends may call at the Muehlig chapel. Burial will be in Forest Hill cemetery.