In Memoriam: Nov. 27

Marianna S. Upright, Vero Beach

Marianna Stapp Upright, of Vero Beach, passed away peacefully on Nov. 14, 2017. She was born in San Juan, P.R., to Reuben and Hazel Stapp.

In 1946 the family moved to Fellsmere where her father managed the South Puerto Rico Sugar Co.

She attended Florida State Women’s College (now Florida State University) until she married and raised her family.

She was active in Eastern Star.

Marianna was predeceased by her parents; her brother, Harry Stapp; and her husband of 36 years, Conrad Upright.

She leaves behind her children, Bob (Susan) Russell, Peggy Russell (Steve) Hill, and Tim (Jan) Russell; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews; all deeply loved by her.

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