Places

  • Marion is also known as: Marion County / Marion city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: O. J. McDuffie (american football player), Aubrey Huff (baseball player), Aron Ralston (mountaineer and motivational speaker), Eve Curtis (actor), John Courtright (baseball player), Michael James Dukes (actor and musician), and Emma Fitzpatrick (actor).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: The Marion Star.

History

The population was 35,318 at the 2000 census. According to the US Census 2008 estimate, Marion has a population of 35,841, while Ohio's Columbus–Marion–Chillicothe Combined Statistical Area has 2,002,604 people. Marion is the county's largest city and the center of the Marion Micropolitan Statistical Area (as defined by the United States Census Bureau in 2003). President Warren G. Harding was a native of Marion. The current administration is led by Mayor Scott Schertzer who started his second term in January of 2012. The origins of Marion can be traced back to the War of 1812 when Jacob Foos, a surveyor for General Harrison's army, discovered a spring at the top of a hill and established a well there which was named "Jacob's Well". At the time it was a stopover for troops on their way from Ft. Franklin (Columbus) to Toledo. Legend has it that in the middle of the night Foos awoke with a terrible thirst. He began to dig and told his fellow travelers that he was going to dig till he found either water or...

The official website for the city of Marion is http://www.marionohio.us/.

There are currently 8 funeral home listings for the city of Marion, Ohio. Looking for Marion cemeteries?

Marion Obituaries

It was disclosed by Coshocton Tribune on May 6th, 2016 that Leland H Duncan passed away in Marion, Ohio.  Duncan was 96 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Leland H's life.

It was disclosed on March 7th, 2016 that John M Boler perished in Sanibel Island, Florida.  Boler was 81 years old and was born in Marion, OH.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John M's life.

It was revealed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on February 3rd, 2016 that Robert H Seemann passed on in Venice, Florida.  Seemann was 92 years old and was born in Marion, OH.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Robert H's life.

It was reported by Ocala Star Banner on June 13th, 2015 that Robert Douglas "Bob" Manley perished in Florida.  Manley was 76 years old and was born in Marion, OH.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Robert Douglas "Bob"'s life.

It was revealed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on April 1st, 2015 that Robert F "Bob" Murphy perished in Nokomis, Florida.  Murphy was 91 years old and was born in Marion, OH.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Robert F "Bob"'s life.

It was revealed by The Times Record on March 5th, 2015 that Betty Getzwiller (Willis) passed away in Tkmk, Maine.  Ms. Getzwiller was 92 years old and was born in Marion, OH.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Betty's life.

It was disclosed by Ashland Times Gazette on February 17th, 2015 that Rick R Newcomer passed away in Marion, Ohio.  Newcomer was 56 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Rick R's life.

It was disclosed by Cincinnati Enquirer and Cincinnati Post on January 3rd, 2015 that Lucille Long (Meares) passed away in Marion, Ohio.  Ms. Long was 91 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Lucille's life.

It was reported on December 3rd, 2014 that Mary L Matejko (Sosenko) passed away in Marion, Ohio.  Ms. Matejko was 96 years old and was born in Johnstown, PA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Mary L's life.

It was reported by Ashland Times Gazette on December 1st, 2014 that John Richard Turner passed away in Marion, Ohio.  Turner was 89 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor John Richard's life.

All Funeral Homes in Marion

Richardson Davis Funeral Home

Richardson-Davis Funeral Home was founded in 1853 by Philip Herbold Sr., Galion’s first undertaker, in a log cabin on what is now Harding Way East. Herbold operated the funeral parlor in conjunction with his furniture store, The Herbold...

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Boyd Funeral Home Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Marion, WA 98185
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Chapel Heights Memory Gardens
5423 21st Ave Ne
Marion, WA 98185
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Denzer-Farison-Hottinger Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Marion, WA 98185
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Grand Prairie Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Marion, WA 98185
Grand Prairie Monument
5423 21st Ave Ne
Marion, WA 98185
Gunder Hall & Folk Funeral Dir
5423 21st Ave Ne
Marion, WA 98185
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Hughes-Allen Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Marion, WA 98185
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St Mary's Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Marion, WA 98185

Marion Funeral Home News

Stephan 'Steve' 'Teffy' Lorkovich
In addition to his wife, Leona, he will be sadly missed by a son, Paul (Jennifer) Lorkovich, of Mayfield Heights, OH and a ... and Mary (Marion) Butcher. Friends will be received today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. in the SIMPSON FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES ...
http://www.timesonline.com/bct_news/obituary_details/article/2223/2010/november/05/stephan-steve-teffy-lorkovich.html

Avelino C. Freitas, 90
MARION Avelino C. Freitas ... Judith Frost and husband, Jim of OH; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; a sister, Celia Dahlen of IN; and several nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Elidia Timmins; and step father of the late ...
http://www.southcoasttoday.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20101029/NEWS03/10290317

Obituaries from the Oct. 23 American
Rick was born April 13, 1955 to parents Gerald and Nancy Smith in Akron, OH ... Bud and Marion (Boegeman) Ryan. Karens urn bearer will be her sister, Mary Leigh Thomas. Visitation will be on Monday, Oct. 25, from 4-8 p.m. at Ballard-Sunder Funeral Home ...
http://www.plamerican.com/news/deaths/obituaries-oct-23-american-110

James William Lynch
He is survived by his daughters, Brenda (Robert) Brown and Janice (Joe) Burchette of North Carolina; son, James (Danielle) Lynch of Connecticut; two sisters, Essie Lynch Jones of Maryland and Marian ... Funeral Home, 407 N. Countyline St., Fostoria, OH ...
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Marion Funeral Homes and funeral services in Ohio
Listing all funeral homes in Marion, Ohio so you can easily send flowers to any location (same day delivery) or find any funeral service.
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Boyd-Born Funeral Home in Marion, OH
Boyd-Born Funeral Home has served the Marion area for many years. Orignally, known as Boyd Funeral Home.
http://www.boydbornfuneralhome.com/

Hughes-Allen Funeral Home, Marion, OH : Reviews and maps ...
Hughes-Allen Funeral Home, Marion, OH : Reviews and maps - Yahoo! Local, 740.387.1188. Get Ratings, Reviews, Photos and more on Yahoo! Local.
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