Marjorie J. Bruderly Obituary

October 14, 2017 Obituary

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SALEM, Ohio – Marjorie J. Bruderly, 85, died at 8:08 p.m., Saturday, October 14, 2017 at the Salem Regional Medical Center.

She was born June 25, 1932 in Salem, the daughter of the late Emerson F. and Zella (McConnor) Greene.

She was a 1950 Salem High School graduate.

She was last employed at the former Daniel E. Smith Jewelers for ten years and also worked at the First National Bank and in the office at the former Crane-Deming Co. of Salem.

Marjorie was a member of the Salem First Christian Church and the Rebecca Circle at the church.

She was also a member of the Elks Auxiliary Lodge #305 of Salem and enjoyed swimming and sewing.

Survivors include her husband, F. Ben Bruderly, whom she married April 14, 1951; a daughter, Pamela (Rich) Reid of Defiance, Ohio; a son, James (Ruth) Bruderly of Salem; three grandchildren; five great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Ewena McConnor Greene and Lola Mae Schaffer.

Memorial services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at the Salem First Christian Church with Rev. Leonard Moore officiating.

Calling hours will be from 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at the church prior to services.

Memorial contributions may be made to the First Christian Church Memorial Fund, 1151 E. Sixth Street, Salem, Ohio 44460 or to the Salem High School Alumni Association, 328 E. State Street, Salem, Ohio 44460.

Funeral arrangements are being handled by Stark Memorial Funeral Home. Condolences may be sent online at