Marcella Matilda (Sturtzel) True

23 May, 194118 August, 2020

Marcella Matilda (Sturtzel) True, 79 of Louisville, passed away Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at her home with family by her side.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Gilbert Sturtzel Sr. & Helen Schmitt; sister, Mary Theresa Sturtzel Harvey; brother, Gilbert Sturtzel Jr.

Marcella was an active member of St. Theresa of Calcutta Catholic Church. She was retired from Sears Sporting Goods in Jefferson Mall after 30 years of service. She enjoyed fishing as well as Street Rodding with her husband, James, who was the love of her life. She was also a Girl Scout leader for 10 years. She lived a full life with a big smile. She will be remembered for her hospitality and kindness and will be deeply missed by all who knew her.

Left to cherish her memory, her soulmate and beloved husband of 63 years, James True; daughters, Jan True Rawlins (Roger) & Candace True; granddaughter, Kristen Rawlins (Mark); great-grandsons, Jacob Rodgers & Mark Ragg III; sisters, Helen Kousoulis (Paul), Margaret Schott (Kyle); sister-in-law, Barbara Sturtzel; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends who loved her.

Visitation Wednesday, August 19, 2020 4-8pm, Arch L. Heady & Son Funeral Home, 8519 Preston Hwy. Mass of Christian Burial Thursday, August 20, 2020, 10am, St. Teresa of Calcutta Catholic Church, 903 Fairdale Rd. with burial to follow at St. Michael Cemetery.


  • Visitation

    Wednesday, 19 August , 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Thursday, 20 August , 2020


Marcella Matilda (Sturtzel) True

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Bill Rankin

August 21, 2020

She was a very sweet lady loved seeing her at the car shows

Dave Huber

August 18, 2020

Prayers to the True family ,Marcella was a great person .


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