First United Methodist Church

Marion A. Collishaw

Marion A. Collishaw, 99, died on December 31, 2022 at the Village at Proprietors Green in Marshfield, MA, after a brief illness. She was born on November 12, 1923 in Clinton, ME, the daughter of the late Carleton E. and Freda L. (Anderson) Tuttle.

A longtime resident of Stratham, NH, she formerly resided in Oakland, ME and has spent the last 4 years living in Scituate and Marshfield, MA. She was formerly employed by the Diamond Match Company in Oakland, ME and also worked for many years as a psychiatric aide at the Augusta State Hospital in Maine. Marion was also a longtime member of the First United Methodist Church of Portsmouth.

She was predeceased by her three husbands, Newell Davis in 1968, Ivan Firlotte in 1981, and Edwin Collishaw in 1999; and is survived by her daughter Prudy D. Cullen of Scituate, MA; 2 grandsons, Craig Cullen and his longtime companion Larisa Johnston of Angier, NC and their son, Caden Cullen. Sean Cullen and his wife April of Nashua, NH; three stepsons, Stephen Firlotte, Gregory Firlotte, and Jeffrey Firlotte; 2 brothers, Vaughn Tuttle of Winslow, ME and Glendon Tuttle of Melbourne, FL; her sister Noreen Couture of Waterville, ME; and many nieces and nephews.