Marian L. (Spoerr) McCrillis, Aug. 22, 1915 - Sept. 23, 2008

Aug 30, 2015


AUG. 22, 1915-SEPT. 23, 2008


Marian L. (Spoerr) McCrillis, our Aunt Pat, was born into this world Aug. 22, 1915, and passed into heaven Sept. 23, 2008, in Akron General Medical Center, after a brief illness.

Marian is survived by her beloved husband of 74 years, Maxwell. They most recently resided in the Akron, Ohio, area. They previously resided in Norwalk and Ellenton, Fla. For many years before she retired she owned and operated The Parkway Motel in Huron. She enjoyed reading, knitting, playing cards as well as square dancing and dominoes.

She is also survived by her nieces, Julie Ann (John) Buntin of Akron, Diana (Dale) Sweet of Huron, Nancy (Bill) Pedley of St. Louis, Mo., Kristen Sweet of Chesapeake Beach, Md., Elizabeth Pedley of Gulfport, Miss., and Alyson (Jason) Lehtman and Catherine Pedley of St. Louis; her sister, Lucille Grimmer of Norwalk; and brother, Robert Spoerr of Norwalk.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Edward Spoerr.

Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. Saturday until a memorial service at 11 a.m. at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 243 Benedict Ave., Norwalk. Interment will be at Woodlawn Cemetery with a luncheon following at the church.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Marian’s honor may be made to Saint Peter Lutheran Church Building Fund, 243 Benedict Ave., Norwalk, OH 44857 or Help Foundation Inc., 3622 Prospect Ave., Cleveland, OH 44114.