Kelly Michele Marshall died Dec. 24, 2017 at the age of 56. She was born in Madera to Herman and Lois Walker.
Mrs. Marshall attended Sierra High School and graduated from business college as a legal secretary in 1980. She worked as director of Human Resources at Chawanakee Unified School District for 33 years, was president of the Board of Directors of the Sierra Mono Museum for more than 15 years, was a member of the California Indian Basketweavers Association, and a citizen of the North Fork Rancheria of Mono Indians.
She enjoyed quilting, sewing, hiking and making jam.
Mrs. Marshall is survived by her husband of 24 years, Jason; daughters Lindsay Bethel, Hannah and Bryan Smith, and Amy Marshall; and three grandchildren.
A graveside service was held last week.
Remembrances can be made in her name to the Sierra Mono Museum, 33103 Road 228, North Fork, Calif., 93643, or SierraMonoMuseum.org.