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Marion C (Custer) Merryman

November 21, 1941 ~ January 6, 2022 (age 80)


Marion C. Merryman, 80, of Oil City, PA. , passed away Thursday Jan. 6, 2022 at her home.

Born Nov. 21, 1941 in Rimersburg, PA., she was the daughter of the late Marion & Julia Minnick Custer.

Marion had worked for Sloan's Florist, in the cafeteria at Clarion College, Wenango Country Club and retired as the manager of the snack shop inside Hills Dept Store, where she was affectionately called “the popcorn lady”.

Marion enjoyed doing crafts and crocheting and enjoyed being on the computer.

She is survived by two children

Mary Orner & her husband Shawn of Oil City

Dana Guntrum of Oil City

daughter in law

Roberta Guntrum of Oil City

13 grandchildren

Crystal, Amanda, Galixzina, David, Mindy, Joseph

Jessica, Josh, Charles, Julia, Carrie, Dalton and Shawna

and several great grandchildren.

She is also survived by the following siblings.

Kay Reed of Apollo

Mary Dryzga of Clarion

Tom Custer of Emlenton

Terry Bratkovich of Grafton, OH

and by several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two daughters Kathrin Guntrum and Darlene Wilson

and by two sons Denny Guntrum and Kevin Guntrum

and a granddaughter Susan Bradybaugh.

Services will be held at a later date.

The Reinsel Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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Memorials may be made to Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Fund at 1133 S Braddock Ave. Pittsburgh PA15218.

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