James S. Marshall died on Tuesday, Sept. 26 at his home in Belfast, Maine after a cardiac illness. He was 73.

He was the dear friend of Helen Chelf and the former husband of Elizabeth (Betsy) Marshall. He was the father of Stephanie Marshall and grandfather of Arrianna Marshall-Burns.

His funeral service will be held in Maine the first weekend in October. An Island service will be held in the springtime. A complete obituary will follow in a future edition of the Gazette.