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Marcia was born to Edward and Sylvia Crandall July 6, 1924. She grew up in Sacramento, Ca and was married to Lyndall Smith in 1942. They were sweethearts for 39 years before his death in 1982. She married Fred Fels in 1985 and spent many years supporting him in his ministry. Marcia lived in Monterey, Ca., Eugene, Or., Park City, Ut. and spent her last 19 years living in Solvang with her daughter, Debra McGowan. She worked in Civil Service for the Naval Postgraduate School and Defense Language Institute before her retirement. She loved to read and listen to the Big Bands while cuddling with her dogs. She was a quiet lady, but her beautiful smile and gentle personality befriended all who met her. Marcia loved her daughters and grandchildren above all and she will be deeply missed by them. She leaves behind her three daughters, many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Well done good and faithful servant. The family would like to thank Atterdag Care Center for their loving friendship and care and the VNA Hospice Nurses for their compassion to her during her final days.