Eric Ross's Story
Eric Ross Marshall, 50, of Byfield, died suddenly on June 5, 2017, at Anna Jaques Hospital in Newburyport by the side of his beloved wife of 24 years, Jennifer Gomez Marshall. Eric was the loving, devoted father to Leah Elizabeth and Thomas Roger Marshall.
In addition, Eric leaves his sister, Katrina Ferrari of Wilmington; a brother, Jeffrey Marshall and his wife Kristen of Reading, and his nieces, Chantel Donaruma, Jessica Ferrari, Elsa Marshall and Sara Marshall. Eric also leaves two grandnephews, Damien and Lucus Donaruma. Eric Leaves behind brother-in-law, Matthew Gomez of Ipswich, and brother-in-law, Michael Gomez, his wife, Jennifer and his two nephews Aidan and Brendan of Mount Pleasant, S.C.
Eric was predeceased by his parents, Dr. John Marshall and Dolores Helvig Marshall of Reading. He also leaves his parents-in-law, Roger and Brenda Gomez of Middleton.
Eric was born in Boston on September 26, 1966. After graduating from Governor’s Academy in 1984, he received his bachelor’s degree from Ithaca College, and has been a valued product manager employee at BNY Mellon Company in Everett.
Eric loved being with his family and always took the opportunity to be involved in activities that made his children happy. He derived much joy being in the company of family and dear friends. Everyone that met him understood what a gentle soul Eric was. He had a fantastic sense of humor and lightheartedness that ingratiated him to many. We will miss you my darling more than you know.
Calling hours will be held Sunday, June 11, 2017, from 3 to 7 p.m. at Elliot, Woodworth & Rogers Family Funeral Home, 35 Green Street, Newburyport. A funeral Mass will be held Monday at 10:30 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Church,42 Green St. Newburyport followed by a burial at Oak Hill Cemetery in Newburyport. In lieu of flowers, donation, may be made to the Eric Marshall Memorial Fund c/o The Provident Bank, 66 Storey Avenue, Newburyport, MA 01950.
Published on  June 8, 2017