Marione E. Van Voorhis

May 23, 1924 ‒ April 15, 2006

Adairo, Ohio

Marione E. Van Voorhis, age 81 of Galena, passed away Saturday night April 15, 2006 at Country View of Sunbury after a 2 ½ year illness.

She was born in St. Louis MO to the late Albert and Clara (Miller) Klunk. She was a homemaker and being a mother of five, her family was her hobby. She was especially fond of the iris and enjoyed cooking and reading. She also traveled with her husband, who played with the Henry Bussey Band. Marione also tutored children with learning disabilities.

Survived by her Sons: Neil Van Voorhis of Galena and Charles Van Voorhis of Phoenix, AZ.; Daughters: Gretchen DeVictor of Avon Lake and Denise Trager of Dublin. 7 Grandchildren: Elizabeth, Richard, Taryn, Adrienne, Samantha, Natalie and Benjamin. Sisters: Jean Murowski of Fowler, Ill., Yvonne Klunk of St. Louis, MO and Suzanne Willy of Winfield, MO.

Proceded by her Husband of 52 years: Russell Van Voorhis in 2000 and Daughter: Charmaine Van Voorhis in 1997.

Graveside services will be held Saturday April 22, 2006 2 p.m. at the Galena Cemetery. Arrangements are entrusted to the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 3380 Tremont Road, Columbus, Ohio 43221.

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