Philip Marra

Obituary of Philip D. Marra

Marra, Philip D. West Irondequoit: Died on December 12, 2023 at age 88. Originally from the Alexandria Bay region, born in Theresa, NY, and was a Charlotte High School graduate of 1954. Predeceased by his parents, Philip and Theresa Marra; and sister, Donna. Survived by his beloved wife, Suzanne Marra; daughter Lin (Walt) Oldenburg; sons Phil (Tina); David; Chris (Cheri); Joel (Deb); and stepchildren Greg (Heather) Bradfield; Rebecca (Steve) Webb; Gwen Hamilton; 14 grandchildren and four great grandchildren; brother, Steve (Carol); several nieces and nephews. He was employed as a draftsman at Gleason Works for 16 years and later as a mechanical designer at Kodak for 28 years, retiring in 1998. As a man of many talents, his interests included: photography, hunting, woodcarving, carpentry, artistic painting, gardening, and traveling. He will be missed by all who knew him. Friends and family are invited to attend his memorial service on Saturday, December 16 at 2:00pm, Webster Bible Church, 675 Holt Road, Webster, NY. Light reception following. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Webster Bible Church or St. Jude's Children's Hospital. Arrangements have been entrusted to Philip F. Profetta