Marion L. Wirts, 94, formerly of Reisterstown, died Monday, May 26, 2014, at the Health Center at Brentwood, in Lecanto, Florida.
Born Nov. 4, 1919, in Maryland, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Frances Pletzer Griswold. She was the wife of Robert H. Wirts, who died in 2006.
She was a graduate of Franklin High School. During World War II
, she worked at Camp Pickett in Virginia. She was a homemaker and a longtime member of Glyndon United Methodist Church.
She enjoyed reading, camping, bowling and time with her dogs.
Surviving are son and daughter-in-law Robert B. and Donlyn Wirts; a brother, Robert L. Griswold; three grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; a brother-in-law, Clarence Wirts; a sister-in-law, Marjorie Noble; and other relatives and friends.
She was predeceased by brothers Howard, Clarence and Charles Griswold.
Friends may call from 10 a.m. until the time of service, 1 p.m. Saturday at Eckhardt Funeral Chapel, 11605 Reisterstown Road, Owings Mills. Interment will be held at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday in Garrison Forest Veterans Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Hospice of Citrus County, P.O. Box 641270, Beverly Hills, FL 34464; or The Health Center at Brentwood, 2333 N. Brentwood Circle, Lecanto, FL 34461.
Online condolences may be offered at www.eckhardtfuneralchapel.com
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