Marilyn A. Armor 1933-2022 | News, Sports, Jobs
GROVE CITY — Marilyn A. Armour, 88, formerly of Poland, died Thursday evening, March 17, 2022, at Storypoint Senior Living in Grove City, Ohio.
Marilyn was born on October 10, 1933 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, daughter of the late Arthur and Anna Miller Kohler.
She graduated from South Hills High School in Pittsburgh and later Robert Morris Business School.
Marilyn was secretary for US Steel Corp. in Pittsburgh for a few years before marrying Edwin Armour.
In 1960, Marilyn and Edwin moved to Poland to raise their family. Their home held a very special place in their hearts and they loved spending time in their garden, planting flowers and enjoying nature and the beauty it had to offer.
Marilyn’s life was centered on her love for family and her love for God. Marilyn and her husband, Ed, loved spending time together and with their children, whether it was by the lake or volunteering for the parents of the Poland Seminary High School Orchestra. Marilyn was a faithful and devoted member of the Venture Church in Boardman.
Marilyn leaves to cherish her memory, a daughter, Wendy A. (Franklin Edwards) Armor Dickinson of Carlisle, Pennsylvania; one son, Scott A. (Lynn) Armor of Grove City; his granddaughter, Victoria Armor of Columbus; and one sister, JoAnne Holmes of Annapolis, Md.
Besides her parents, Marilyn was predeceased by her husband of 65 years, Edwin R. Armour, whom she married on September 10, 1955 and died on December 9, 2020.
Family and friends may call from noon to 12:45 p.m. Saturday, March 26, 2022 at Cunningham-Becker Funeral Home, 270 N. Main St., Poland. There will be a funeral service at 1 p.m. at Poland Riverside Cemetery, 110 Riverside Drive, with Pastor Nathan Doyle officiating.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that material tributes take the form of contributions to Venture Church, 7872 Glenwood Ave., Boardman, OH 4451; or at the Alzheimer’s Foundation, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Floor 17, Chicago, IL 60601, in memory of Marilyn.
Visit www.beckerobits.com to share memories and condolences online with Marilyn’s family.