Marie Ann Farris
Marie Ann Farris
  • July 2, 1938 - July 28, 2017
  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.

Psalm 73:26

Farris, Marie (nee McBride) entered her permanent home in heaven Friday July 28, 2017 at 5:59 pm surrounded by her cherished loved ones. She was the beloved esteemed bride of John A Farris, Sr for 63 years, the devoted mother to John A Farris, Jr (Betty), Deborah Cainas (Raul), Ria Harkavy (Larry) and William Farris (Lucinda). She was the treasured grandmother to Celeste Wissman, Melissa Conner, William Trinkle, Sarah Dougherty, Lauren Prause, William Hall & Amber Hall. Marie has left an extraordinary legacy of love through her cherished great grandchildren, Celina, Angelina, Julia, Jack, William David, Elliana, Brynn & Zane.

She is also survived by her loving faithful siblings Regina Connolly, James Connolly and Francis Arnao.

Born in Philadelphia, Marie was a lifelong resident of the city. She enjoyed her work with Keebler Baking in Philadelphia. It was a source of dear friendships. She was a member of the Bakery Confectionary Tobacco Worker & Grain Miller's Local 492

Marie cherished her family & extended loved ones. She was affectionately know as Gmom. She reveled in family adventures, pool time, and camping trips with loved ones. Marie regularly attended Calvary Chapel of Philadelphia. Marie was an avid reader of Christian books. In recent years, her greatest joy was watching her great grandchildren as they played and danced around her.

Relatives and friends are invited to call 11am-1pm Tuesday August 1, 2017 at the Lamb Funeral Home, 101 Byberry Road, Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006. Her "celebration of life" service will begin at 1pm.