Marion Esther Tucker Danforth, 84, of Carmel, passed away Aug. 9, 2017.

Born Feb. 23, 1933, in Saugus, Ma., she was the daughter of Harris Tucker and Dora Berry Tucker.

She was a graduate of Melrose High School in Melrose, Ma. During her high school years, she took pride in being a member of the Rifle Club. She enjoyed poetry, music, reading, and playing computer and board games. She appreciated nature and spending time walking in the woods. Some of her favorite memories were of time spent at the Cascades Crystal Springs, and the Fells Woods in Melrose.

Survivors include her daughters, Star Star. of Somersworth, N.H., Robin (Faisal) Ayoub of Carmel; and son, Scott (Stephanie) Goddard of Sandwich, N.H.; nine grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and brother, Harris (Mary) Tucker Jr. of Laconia, N.H.

In addition to her parents, and her husband, Edward B. Danforth, she was preceded in death by 2 sisters and 2 brothers.

Bussell Family Funerals, Carmel-Westfield, is privileged to assist the family in arrangements.