January 30, 1959 ‒ June 30, 2021
Laurie Starcher, age 62 of Caledonia, passed away Wednesday, June 30, 2021 at Marion General Hospital.
Laurie was born January 30, 1959 in Marion, the daughter of Stanley Edward and Betty Jane (Saunders) Long. She was a graduate of River Valley High School. On March 15, 1977 she was united in marriage to Dave Starcher.
Laurie worked for GTE-Verizon until her retirement. She also was a dedicated homemaker and kept the home front running smoothly for the family. Laurie had a deep love for people. She was an extremely loyal and faithful friend, always concerned about everyone else but herself. Flea market shopping was a favorite pastime and when she needed to get away and unwind, Lake Erie was her favorite spot.
She is survived by her devoted husband, Dave Starcher; “daughter” Jamie (Josh) Wagner; grandchildren: Joshua and Alice Wagner; sisters: Melody (Steven) Speakman and Kimberly (Ricky) Comeaux; special sister-in-law Kathy Wilcox; uncle George “Cork” (Jane) Long; aunt to: Amy (fiancé Danny Murray) Ray, Steve (Jill) Speakman, Scott (Stacy) Speakman, Crystal Crissinger, Shawn (Krystal) Crissinger, Michael Welch, Jr, Tisha Welch and Ashley (fiancé William Quick) Welch along with special niece Nikki White; best friend Anita Gilliam and numerous great nieces and great nephews.
Visitation will be Saturday, July 3, 2021 at Snyder Funeral Homes, Gunder/Hall Chapel, 347 West Center St., Marion from 9:30AM to 11:30AM; funeral service will follow at 11:30AM with Pastor Russell Howard officiating. Guests are encouraged to wear your favorite OSU attire or anything purple.
The Snyder Funeral Homes are honored to serve the Starcher family; condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com