Marsha Jo McAuliffe

May 29, 1943-Sept. 19, 2013

CARROLTON, Mo. – Services for Marsha Jo (Thornton) McAuliffe, 70, of Carrollton, Mo., were Sept. 23 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Carrollton. Burial was at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Carrollton. The family suggests memorials to be made to Woman’s Club Scholarship, St. Mary’s Scholarship or to a charity of your choice in memory of Marsha. They may be left at or mailed to Bittiker Funeral Home P.O. Box 223 Carrollton, MO 64633. Condolences may be sent to the family via Bittiker Funeral Homes.

She died Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013, at her home.

Marsha was born May 29, 1943, to Waymouth and Johanna (Sandbergen) Thornton in Galesville, Wis.

Survivors include her husband Kim, of the home; children, Mary Jo Stark of Carrollton, Mo., Shannon Lepper and husband, Fred of Lees Summit, Mo., and Kent McAuliffe of Carrollton, Mo.; sister, Joyce Sanders of Onalaska, Wis.; and five grandchildren.