Demaine Funeral Home

5308 Backlick Road, Springfield, VA



September 16, 1949February 11, 2020

It is with great sadness that the family of Marcia Ann Weidler (Marshall) announces her passing on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at the age of 70. Marcia will be forever missed by her son David Franklin McArthur, her daughter-in-law Karina, her grandchildren Michelle, Alexander, and Clio, and her extended family. Marcia was predeceased by her beloved husband of 37 years, Roy Alan Weidler, her father Robert Willis Marshall and her mother Francis Anita Marshall (Jones). Marcia was proud of her succesful career as a nurse, but she also had a second act as an accomplished watercolor artist. In 1986 she founded the Loft Gallery of Occoquan and served as its director for 33 years. She was influential in the Northern Virginia arts community and will be greatly missed by her her peers. Her marriage to Roy was a shining example of selfless devotion and their love will always be remembered by her children and grandchildren. She gave so much to her family and had enormous influence in raising her grandchildren. Marcia was a generous, intelligent and elegant woman. She is irreplaceable to her family and friends.

Services will be held at Demaine Funeral Home, 5308 Backlick Rd. Springfield, VA 22152 on Sunday, February 16, 2020 at 12pm. Interment will be at the Fairfax Memorial Park, 9900 Braddock Rd., Fairfax, VA 22032 on Monday, February 17, 2020 at 10 am.


  • Son
    David Franklin(Karina)McArthur
    Michelle, Alexander,
    and Clio


  • Funeral Service Sunday, February 16, 2020
  • Reception Sunday, February 16, 2020
  • Graveside Service Monday, February 17, 2020



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Dr Wilson, Martie, & Fatema

February 17, 2020

Mom’s are so very precious and can never be replaced in our hearts. Know you have many warm memories that will keep her close in your hearts always and with time help to ease the pain of her loss.
How radiant Marcia’s spirit must be in Heaven however such a deep loss here. Hope she has her paint and brushes , what beauty she can create !
We miss Marcia dearly, what a pleasure and honor to have known her these many years.
With our deepest sympathy, love, and prayers,
Dr Wilson, Martie, and Fatema

Joan Singer

February 13, 2020

Marcia and I were born a day apart. We met in kindergarten and went all through school together. Growing up, we were also neighbors and good friends. My husband, Fred, and I were also friends of her husband, Roy. Both of them will be greatly missed.
Joan Roberts Singer