HANEY-CURRAN MARCELLA "MARCE" (FISCHL) prominent model and talent agent for over 60 years, passed away peacefully at home Thursday at the age of 90. Marcy founded A-Plus, one of the first talent agencies in Detroit in 1961 and remained an active talent agent until the age of 88. She helped many local models attain national fame and was involved in the casting of notable movies, including The Rosary Murders, Paper Lion and Beverly Hills Cop. She was the first woman to join the Adcraft Club of Detroit and was past president of Women's ADV Club of Detroit. She is survived by a sister, Jeanne Gainer, and a brother, Jack Fischl. She is predeceased by husbands George Curran, Robert Haney and Peter Liggett; sisters Ruth Fischl, Betty Renel and Toni Warren; and parents Anthony and Mildred Fischl. She is the loving step-mother of George Curran III, Patrick Curran, Sheri Constantin and Maureen Guy. She leaves numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation Monday 2:00-9:00 p.m. at the A.H. Peters Funeral Home, 20705 Mack Ave. at Vernier Rd., Grosse Pointe Woods. In state Tuesday 9:30 a.m. until time of Mass 10:00 a.m. at St. Paul on the Lake Catholic Church, 157 Lakeshore Dr., Grosse Pointe Farms. ahpeters.com
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Dear Jeanne. How Blessed you were to be at Aunt Marces' side during a critical time in life. To Laugh, Cry, Hold each other and Pray together. Aunt Marce had a very good life, and you were an angel to your sister. Love you so much.mom.-Jennifer
Sorry to here of the passing Marce we will keep Her and the rest of the Family in our Prayers
Will miss you Marc
Marce was like a mother to me, she helped me get started in modeling. We had alot of laughs together. I will miss her.
I was so sorry to hear the loss of my dear friend Marce. Though I only knew her a short while I found her a great inspiration and beautiful lady. She loved life and was always a joy to be around. I will miss her greatly.all my love karen
This world will be sadder now that this wonderful woman has left us. She never said a nasty thing about anyone and was so beloved by all who knew her.
My sympathies to all her family. Marce was the kindest talent agent a new and struggling model could have in the 1970's, and she helped me enormously with getting my stage confidence and making sure my abilities were seen.