Ronald Allen Marshall went home to be with our Lord on April 30, 2013 at the age of 56. Ron was an Arizona native and loved living in the desert. He was an intelligent, articulate man with a wide variety of interests which included music, art, hiking, camping, and target shooting. Ron will be sadly missed by his long-time partner and recent wife, Kris, their family and many friends. Visitation will be held from 9:30 -10:30 am with a Memorial Service at 10:30 am, Monday, May 6th 2013 at Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home, 4800 E. Indian School Road, Phoenix, AZ. Interment will follow at St. Francis Catholic Cemetery, 2033 North 48th Street, Phoenix, AZ. Donations to the Arizona Humane Society are suggested in lieu of flowers.