LYNCHBURG, Virginia (Formerly Newton Falls, Ohio) – Marilyn Louise Partin, age 79, of Lynchburg, Virginia passed away peacefully on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at Medical City Plano in Plano, Texas.
She was born on May 2, 1938 in Newton Falls, Ohio, the daughter of the late Louis Chicko and Mary Ann (Bulvony) Chicko.
She married the love of her life, Philip E. Partin on November 10, 1956 and they enjoyed 60 years of marriage until he passed away on October 17, 2017.
Mrs. Partin was a member of St. Thomas More Church in Lynchburg, Virginia and was very active in her church activities, the Christian Women’s Club, Newcomer’s Club and as a volunteer for many other activities.
She is survived by two sons, Mark (Renita) Partin of Dallas, Texas and Dr. Alan (Vicky) Partin of Baltimore, Maryland and two grandsons, David and Sara Partin of Baltimore and Michael and Abby Partin of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; a sister, Patt Dubos of Newton Falls and a great-grandson, Andrew James Partin.
Preceding her in death was her parents; husband, Philip; a son, David Lee Partin and two sisters, Betty Jean Sheely and Carol Sheldon.
Visitation will be 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 16, 2017 at the James Funeral Home in Newton Falls with funeral services to immediately follow at the funeral home at 11:00 a.m.
Marilyn will be laid to rest beside her husband, Philip at St. Joseph Cemetery in Newton Falls.
The family requests that any remembrances be made to the St. Thomas More Church Building Fund, 3015 Roundelay Road, Lynchburg, VA 24502 in memory of Philip and Marilyn Partin.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the James Funeral Home, 8 East Broad Street, Newton Falls, OH 44444 (330)872-5440. Family and friends may send condolences to the family at www.jamesfuneralhomeinc.com.
A television tribute will air Friday, December 15 at the following approximate times:
6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.