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Community - August 22, 2018

John Marston, yachtsman, craftsman, family man

John Ira Marston, a resident of Atherton, started out as a fireman but spent most of his years working in pest control. As a sideline, he and his wife Alice would buy, live in and redesign houses, which led to his becoming a master craftsman in the building trades. When he wasn't working, he liked to fish, camp, hunt, and sail the San Francisco Bay.

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