Marian E. Cackler

April 22, 1934 ‒ October 13, 2010

Delaware, Ohio

Marian E. Cackler, age 76 of Delaware passed away Wednesday, October 13, 2010 at home surrounded by her family.

She was born on April 22, 1934 in Galena to the late Albert and Dorothy (DeMaine) Meeker. Marian married James H. Cackler in 1962, her husband of 18 years. Together they raised their family until his death in 1980.

A collector of angels, she enjoyed raising and tending to her flower gardens and painting in the medium of oils. She also had a passion for attending flea markets, finding treasures and various antiques. She was an avid fan of football; the OSU Buckeyes and NFL teams. A friend of nature, special times were spent outdoors feeding and watching birds.

Loving, in her own way she was strong willed and will be remembered for her spunky personality.

She is survived by son James H. Cackler Jr. of Columbus, daughter Linda (Joe) Penzera of Delaware, grandson Donavan (Sherri) Hawkins of N.C., and great-grandson: Nolan Hawkins, brothers: Gary (Betty) Meeker of Delaware, Harold (Shirley)Meeker of Johnstown, Claude Meeker of California, dear companion: Jesse Doane of Delaware, and special friends: Sue and Bob Walker of Delaware.

She was also preceded in death by daughter Elizabeth Cackler.

Friends may call 4-8 p.m. on Monday at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, SR’s 3 at 61 in Sunbury, where services will be held Tuesday11:00 a.m. Burial will follow in Sunbury Memorial Park.

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