Obituary: Marrianne Griffith Hollibaugh



Marrianne Griffith Hollibaugh, 86, of Carmel, died Feb. 13, 2014, surrounded by her family. She was born in Indianapolis to the late Dr. John Ficke and his wife, Betty. Betty later remarried Clenn Griffith. Marianne met her husband, Daniel Hollibaugh, while she attended Butler University. She had a career in interior design. She is survived by a son, Tony Hollibaugh; two daughters, Missy (Art Taggart) Cheshire and Pam (Ron) Cheshire; six grandchildren, Matt (Michelle) Hollibaugh, Nick (Molly) Hollibaugh, Joe (Ashleih) Cheshire, Danny Cheshire, Hayes Hollibaugh and Dennis Parke; and six great-grandchildren, Jesse, Forrest, Griffin, Charlie, Jack, Indiana and Mazzy. A Memorial Mass was conducted Feb. 17 at St. Luke Catholic Church. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hooverwood Nursing Home Employee Fund or to Alzheimer’s Foundation. Arrangements were entrusted to Leppert Mortuary-Carmel.