Linda M. Marcum

April 03, 1947 ‒ April 05, 2009

Sunbury, Ohio

Linda M. Marcum, age 62 of Sunbury died Sunday, April 5, 2009 at her home surrounded by her loving family.

She was born on April 3, 1947 in Columbus to the late William and Florence (Bowers) Blaker. A graduate of Central High School in 1966 and the Columbus School of Practical Nursing in 1973, she moved to Sunbury in 1979 from Galloway.

Linda worked 35 years as a LPN and most recently due to her extended medical knowledge, on the OB/GYN floor at St. Ann’s Hospital. A member of Sunbury Christian Church,she enjoyed her church family, bowling, playing euchre, and playing golf.

She loved long rides with her husband and spending time with family. An awesomely good woman, she was both warm and genuine, and never one to complain.

She is survived by her 8th grade sweetheart and loving husband of 42 years: Clyde, daughter: Lisa (Brad) Gerwig of Sunbury, son: Justin (Lisa) of Columbus, Grandchildren: Nick & Grace Gerwig, brother: Frank (Dosha) Blaker of Columbus, and Aunt: Jean Conner.

Friends may call Wednesday 5-8 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, SR’s 3 at 61 in Sunbury. Funeral Services 11:00 a.m. Thursday at Sunbury Christian Church, 250 Rainbow Ave., Sunbury with Pastor Mike Bratten officiating, interment will follow in Sunbury Memorial Park.

Memorial contributions can be made to Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 2225 Citygate Dr., Suite E, Columbus, OH 43219, Cincinnati Shriners Hospital, 3229 Burnet Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45229-3095

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