Marilyn F. DeVoe

September 22, 1930 ‒ April 24, 2003

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Marilyn F. DeVoe, age 72, of Apple Valley, died peacefully Thursday April 24, 2003 at the Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon. Mrs. DeVoe was born in Mount Vernon on September 22, 1930 to Lester “Leck” McKenzie and Margaret (McKee) McKenzie and had spent her lifetime in Knox County. She was a graduate of Saint Vincent High School in Mount Vernon and the Cleveland School of Nursing and had been employed at Knox Surgical Specialist in Mount Vernon for 11 years.

She was a member of Saint Vincent de Paul Church in Mount Vernon.

Surviving are her husband Joseph S. DeVoe whom she married July 6, 1957; her daughter Jolyn (Jerry) Pierce of Newark; her granddaughter Samantha Pierce and her brother Marion “Bud” McKenzie of Mount Vernon. Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her son Daniel DeVoe and her sister Margery Wildenmann.

There will be no calling hours. A funeral mass will be Monday at 10 AM at Saint Vincent DePaul Church in Mount Vernon with father Ted Thomas officiating. Burial will follow at Mount Calvary Cemetery.

The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is in charge of arrangements.

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