WAUSEON -- Marilyn L. Eby, 78, of Wauseon, passed away Monday evening, October 29, 2012, in her home.
She was born November 27, 1933, near Winameg, the daughter of Lloyd and Ruth (Willey) Buehrer. She married George Eby on August 31, 1952, and he preceded her in death on August 19, 2005. A lifelong resident of the Wauseon area, she was a homemaker. She enjoyed crocheting, crafts, gardening and her flowers. She was a member of the West Fulton Dunkard Brethren Church, rural Wauseon.
She is survived by two children, Lois (Jerry) Yoder of Hicksville and Lloyd (Laranda) Eby of Wauseon; a daughter-in-law, Marla Eby of Ephrata, Pa.; 11 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; two brothers, Donald (Nancy) Buehrer of Archbold, and Cecil (Carolyn) Buehrer of Norwalk; two sisters, Gladys (Arthur) Brunner of St. Petersburg, Fla., and Jane Smith of Wauseon.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; a son, William; and an infant daughter, Suann Grace.
Services will be held on Saturday at 10 a.m. at the West Fulton Dunkard Brethren Church with Ministers Brant Jamison and Fred Johnson officiating. Interment will follow in the Smith Cemetery. Friends may call at Short Funeral Home in Archbold from 2-8 p.m. Friday. www.ShortFuneralHome.com