Stuart A. Markson, 78, of Agawam, died Feb. 18 in Boynton Beach, Fla. He was husband of Elinor Rubin Markson and the widower of Harriett C. Markson. Born in Springfield, he was the son of the late Samuel and Evelyn Markson. He graduated from Classical High School and American International College. He held a number of positions over his career, including fleet buyer, chemical operator, and small business owner. He is survived by a son, Lawrence Markson and his wife, Karen, of Newton, MA; a daughter, Marjorie Baevsky and her husband, Matthew, of Northborough, MA; a stepdaughter, Bonnie McGavick and her husband, Scott, of Sudbury, MA; a stepson, Andrew Rubin and his wife, Elizabeth, of Madison, Conn.; and 10 grandchildren. Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, 59 Bobala Rd. Holyoke, MA. 01040; or Temple Beth El 979 Dickinson St. Springfield, MA. 01108.
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