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Elizabeth Hadden Taylor Marvill

Obituary for Elizabeth Hadden Taylor Marvill

August 12, 1927 - June 6, 2019
Ambler, Pennsylvania | Age 91


Elizabeth Hadden Taylor Marvill, of Ambler, PA, originally born in Philadelphia and grew up in Chestnut Hill, PA passed away on Thursday, June 6, 2019. She was 91 years old. "Betsy", as she was affectionately known by her family and friends, was born on August 12, 1927 to the late Roger Whitall Taylor and Marjorie Wistar Canby Taylor. She was the wife to the late George William Marvill, Jr. who passed away on November 6, 2004.

Betsy was a life long resident of the Philadelphia area. She loved the city's rich history and was able to pass her knowledge to others by working and retiring from the Philadelphia Tourist Center as the Director of Reception Services. She loved music and frequently attended the many venues that Philadelphia offered her, especially jazz concerts. She and her family shared many good times on boating trips together around the Chesapeake Bay area.

Betsy is survived by her three sons; Stephen Marvill Wistar, Jeffrey Taylor Marvill and his wife Debbie, and William Scott Marvill and his wife Kim. She is also survived by her grandchildren; Jessica, Duncan, Maya, Taylor and Will as well as her great grandchildren, Jace and Sophia. Betsy is predeceased by her sisters, Marjorie and Edith.

Relatives and friends are invited to Betsy's memorial service at the chapel of West Laurel Hill Cemetery, 225 Belmont Ave., Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004 on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at 12:00 p.m. Interment will follow at the cemetery. Family services are entrusted under the care of Craft-Givnish of Abington, Inc., 215-659-2000.

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