Marilyn Marie Eckstein

January 11, 1921 ‒ December 14, 2010

Mansfield, Ohio

MANSFIELD: Marilyn Marie Eckstein, age 89, of Hilliard and formerly of Mansfield, passed away Tuesday morning, December 14, 2010 in Mill Run Care Center.

She was born January 11, 1921 in Mansfield, the daughter of Frederick O. and Nellie Irene (Crawford) Eckstein.

Marilyn graduated from Mansfield Senior High School in 1939 and received her teaching degree from Miami University in 1943. She taught in several Mansfield City Schools.

A lifelong Richland County resident, Marilyn was a member of First Presbyterian Church where she sang in the choir.

Marilyn is survived by her sister Marjorie Layne of Columbus, her sons Steve Layne of Columbus and Bruce and Vicki Layne and their son Jeff of Wheaton, Illinois and their daughter Elizabeth and Andy Blackmer.

Friends may call Thursday, December 23, 2010 from 10-11 am in the Marion Avenue Snyder Funeral Home (formerly Finefrock Funeral Home) where the funeral service will follow at 11 am. The Rev. Dennis R. Allison will officiate and burial will follow in Mansfield Memorial Park.

Memorial contributions can be made in lieu of flowers to the Richland County Foundation may be made through the funeral home.

Online condolences to the Eckstein family may be made by visiting:www.snyderfuneralhomes.com