Marion LaBar

Obituary of Marion LaBar

Marion Moll LaBar died on August 1, 2015 at the University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro. The cause was pneumonia followed by septic shock. Marion was born in 1934 in Abington, PA where she also spent her childhood years. She graduated from Abington High School and later earned a Bachelor of Arts in Music from Bucknell University. During her college years, she sang in the Chapel Choir where she met her husband. Marion is predeceased by her parents, George and Ethel Moll and two older brothers, George and Howard Moll. She is survived by her husband, Bruce LaBar (Princeton), a brother Richard Moll (Abington, PA), two children, Philip LaBar (Kingston) and Jeanette MacCallum (Nashville, TN) and three grandchildren, Christina and Jacob Jezioro (Nashville, TN) and Bruce LaBar (Kingston). In addition to raising her two children, Marion was an active volunteer, assisting in the library at Littlebrook School, acting successively as deacon and elder at Nassau Presbyterian Church, singing in its choir for 47 years, and engaging in committee work at Princeton Windrows where she lived for the past nine years. Marion's work life included substitute teaching at Princeton High School, acting as a legal secretary, and working as a sales associate and inventory control manager at Talbots in Princeton. For recreation, Marion enjoyed bridge, tennis and travelling. Marion's life will be celebrated at a memorial service at Nassau Presbyterian Church on Thursday, August 6, 2015 at 11:00 AM. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to The Ammons Music Fund at Nassau Presbyterian Church, Princeton, NJ.
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