61, passed away April 30, 2013. She was born in Phoenix, Arizona to John and Patricia McCarthy. Marion studied English at Arizona State University. She worked in the Temporary Employment field where she managed several offices. Marion is survived by her daughter, Allison, sisters Michelle, Colleen, Susan, Mary, Elizabeth, brother John, grandchildren Liam and Teagan and many nieces and nephews. Marion lived life to the fullest, loved to take risks, and had an insatiable appetite for adventure. Her interests were varied from photography to white water rafting but it was her family that meant the most to her. Marion inspired many and had an impact on all who knew her. There will be a memorial service for Marion in Mission Beach, CA in the fall.