MARILYN L. VASSAR - SEPT. 28, 1930-MAY 14, 2007

Sep 1, 2015


Marilyn L. Vassar, 76, of Castalia, died Monday morning, May 14, 2007, in Stein Hospice Care Center, Sandusky.

She was born Sept. 28, 1930, in Sandusky and was a 1948 graduate of Margaretta High School. She was employed by Castalia Banking Co. for several years and was a secretary for Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. Marilyn was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church; the Women of the Church; the Homemaker's Club; taught Sunday school for 30 years; and served as church secretary.

She is survived by her husband, Berkeley, to whom she was married 56 years; a daughter, Ann (Tal) Strean of Castalia; three sons, David (Carla) Vassar of Toledo, James Vassar of Tiffin, Ohio, and Mark (Robyn) Vassar of Atlanta; 10 grandchildren, Erika, Adam, Ashly, Erin, Michael, Emilee, Lauren, Harrison, and twins, Tenley and Preston; a sister, Judy (Bill) Limberios of Castalia; two brothers, Delbert (Pat) Wobser of Sandusky and Jerry (Barb) Wobser of Bay View; and several nieces and nephews.

Marilyn was preceded in death by her parents, William and Esther (Meyers) Wobser; a sister, Audrey Jenkins Taylor; and two infant brothers.

Friends may call from 2-4 and 6-9 p.m. Thursday in Ransom Funeral Home, 610 S. Washington St., Castalia, and from 9:30 a.m. Friday until services at 10:30 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 502 Bardshar Road, Sandusky. The Rev. Philip Gardner will officiate. Burial will be in Castalia Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Trinity Lutheran Church; Stein Hospice Services, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870; or to Sandusky/Firelands Alzheimer's Support Group, Box 2476, Sandusky, OH 44870.

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