Marsha Diane Hart

September 5, 1953 ~ November 6, 2021 (age 68)


Marsha Diane Hart, age 68, of Mulkeytown; passed away Saturday, November 6, 2021 at her home.

Her wishes are to be cremated with no public services.

Marsha was born in Marion, Illinois, on September 5, 1953; the daughter of Jack Orval Mangrum and Dorothy Ellen (Murphy) Mangrum. She married Orval Andrew Hart on February 12, 1971, and he preceded her in death on February 3, 2021.

Mrs. Hart formerly worked as a manager at CVS in Benton; prior to that she was a plant manager with Mark Twain Boat Factory in West Frankfort.

She was of the Catholic faith.

She enjoyed fishing, camping, being outdoors, and taking care of her cats.

Marsha is survived by two sons: David Hart and wife Shawana of Buncombe, IL, Daniel Hart of Peoria, IL; three step - children: Kathy Luke and husband John of Phoenix, AZ, Terry Hart of Tuscon, AZ, William Hart of Tuscon, AZ; twenty grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a sister: Glenda Mangrum of Johnston City, IL; two brothers: Bobby Mangrum of Murphysboro, IL, Buddy Mangrum of Johnston City, IL; several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; a step - son Michael Hart; and two brothers: Billy Joe and Donald Ray Mangrum.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Benton Ministerial Alliance, and will be accepted at the Leffler Funeral Home, 401 East Main Street, Benton, Illinois 62812.

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