Marlyn Jean (Farrell) AnglesAugust 4, 1929 ~ March 12, 2017 (age 87)
Marlyn Jean Angles passed away March 12, 2017 at the Independence House in Fostoria, Ohio. She was born August 4, 1929 to Francis and Opal (Hill) Farrell in Fremont, Ohio. She married Milton Angles on November 29, 1956 here in Fostoria at the First Methodist Church.
Surviving are her three children, daughter, Lynn (Ron) Hipsher, sons, Steve (Lori) Angles and David “Skip” Angles all of Fostoria. Grandchildren, Justin, Brittany, Nicholas and Matt Angles and Spencer Hipsher. She is preceded in death by her husband, parents and a brother.
Marlyn was a 1947 graduate of Fostoria High School. After high school she worked in the payroll department at the National Electric (The Carbon Works). She was a very civic minded woman over the the years. She was a former Fostoria City councilwoman, a former member and past president of the Fostoria City Schools-School Board, she spent many years on the board of the American Red Cross and as a volunteer, she was a founding member of the Sharing Kitchen, served over 30 years on the Board of Elections in Hancock County and was a former member of the Fostoria Ladies Garden Club serving as past president, vice president and treasurer. For all these contributions she was elected by the Fostoria Business and Professional Women as “1999 Woman of the Year” being nominated by her good friend Carol Hall.
Marlyn was also very active and dedicated to her church, Wesley United Methodist Church. She was a member of the United Methodist Women and served on the Findlay District level and was a Rachel Circle leader for many years. She also taught Sunday School and summer Bible School.
Marlyn was a wonderful cook and baker. She knitted and crocheted many afghans and articles of clothing over the years. She loved music, playing cards and spending time with her family that she loved very much.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at the Wesley United Methodist Church in Fostoria with Reverend William Bentley officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday, March 15, 2017 from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. at the Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria and One hour prior to services Thursday at the church. Burial will be in Fountain Cemetery, Fostoria.
Memorial may be made to Wesley United Methodist Church or Fostoria Red Cross.