Marion (Brittain) Barton, wife of Stanley Barton, both formerly of Westport, died in Tucson, Ariz., on April 24, 2010, in hospice at the age of 89.

Born Dec. 4, 1920, in Halesowen, W. Midlands, England, she was the daughter of the late Joseph Brittain and Mary Andrews Brittain. She was also predeceased by her step-mother, Edith Brittain.

After marrying in 1952, she and her husband immigrated to Nova Scotia, Canada, and subsequently lived in Almonte, Ontario, and Cincinnati, Ohio, before moving to Westport in 1969.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Carolyn B. and Robert P. Scholl, also formerly of Westport; her niece, Rita Harrold of Wayne, N.J.; four step-grandchildren and four step-great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her daughter, Andrea.

A memorial celebration will take place at a later date in Tucson, Ariz.