Marie A. Zweering

May 08, 1941 ‒ June 11, 2011

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Marie A. Zweering, age 70, of Woodlake Trail, Mount Vernon, passed away on Saturday, June 11, 2011 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. She was born on May 8, 1941 in Tower City, Pennsylvania to the late Charles and Mary (Conway) Scheib. Marie graduated from the Mount Vernon Bible College and retired in 2000 as a business systems designer for Sprint. She was an active member of the First Church of the Nazarene where she had served as the North Central District Prime Time Director, president of the Fidelis Sunday School class and taught Sunday school for many years. Marie was an active volunteer with Interchurch Social Services of Knox County, where she served as receptionist, fish driver and worked with Turn the Tide. Marie was also an active volunteer for the last ten years with Operation Christmas Child. She will be sadly missed by her family and many friends.

She is survived by her loving husband of 39 years, John Zweering, a son, Doug (Anita) Zweering of Hilliard, a granddaughter, Audrina Zweering and two sisters, Helen Singer of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania and Carol (Dennis) Rickert of Lansdale, Pennsylvania.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Friends may call on Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m. at the First Church of the Nazarene, 807 Coshocton Ave., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050 where a funeral service will be held on Friday at 11 a.m. where friends may call one hour prior. Rev. Russ Gumm will be officiating. Burial will follow in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be made to the First Church of the Nazarene or Interchurch Social Services, PO Box 1052, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

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