Obituary

Marilyn
J.
West
Wadsworth

Marilyn J. (Bartram) West. March 11, 1934 to September 6, 2015. Marilyn was a faithful wife of 63 years, loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Born in Rittman, OH. Marilyn had a busy year in 1952 when she graduated from High School, married her sweetheart, Arville, and moved to Wadsworth.

Retired from Buehler’s Food Mart in 1991 after nearly 30 years. Marilyn was a dedicated worker who during the January 1978 blizzard, she was able to get to work by having Arville drive her to one side of a 4’snow drift, then she trudged through the drift and was picked up on the other side by another Buehler employee.

Marilyn was a member of The Chapel, Wadsworth Campus for over 20 years. She volunteered at a braille book assembly site, helped in the office at church. Helped prepare dishes for funeral dinners and made the morning service coffee with Dad for years.

Preceded in death by parents, Harlin F and Wilma F (Cotton) Bartram, Grandparents Ezra & Martha (Vickers) Bartram, and Roy & Martha (Timmerman) Cotton.

Survived by husband, Arville Landon West, daughters Diane (West) Rufener, Connie (West) Navarra. Grandchildren Tom Harpley, Terry Harpley, Jr., Landon Dougherty, Amanda Navarra, Rachel (Ben) Sheers, and great grandchildren Kyle Harpley, Tia Harpley, Hunter Harpley and Harper Sheers. Sisters Carol (Ed) Luttenberg, Wanda (Ray) Zimmerman, Brother Roger Bartram.

Family will receive friends Saturday ,Sept.12, from 10am-12 at the Hilliard Rospert Funeral l Home 174 N. Lyman St. Wadsworth Oh. where a Memorial Service will be conducted at 12 noon. Pastor Zac Derr will be officiating.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Hospice Akron General Visiting Nurses , 3358 Ridgewood Road, Akron, OH 44333 would be appreciated.