Marian Heath


LONDON — Marian Elizabeth (Sullivan) Heath, 87, passed away Friday, Jan. 24, 2014.

She was born on March 20, 1926 in Champaign County, Ohio, a daughter of James B. and Catherine (Cauley) Sullivan.

Marian graduated in 1944 from Midway High School and then from Bliss Business School.

During World War II she worked at Wright Patterson AFB and General Motors in Columbus, and on Aug. 28, 1948 she married Max E. Heath, then worked at Sohio-Gro, and also worked at the State Treasurers Office under Gertrude Donahue and then Mary Ellen Withrow. She was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church.

Marian is survived by her daughter, Joyce (Robert) Tudor of Sedalia; grandson, Robert Sean (Rose) Tudor; great-grandchildren, Gabriel, Max, Zane and Ireland Tudor; nephews, James and Joseph Recouper; cousin, Regina Brown; friends, Paul Sullivan and David Tudor and many other relatives and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Max E. Heath in 1987; brothers, James, John and Joseph Sullivan; and sister, Mary Catherine Recouper.

The family invites friends to call at the St. Patrick Parish Center, 61 S. Union St., London, Ohio, from 5-7 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 29, with a wake service at 6:45 p.m. Mass will be celebrated at St. Patrick Catholic Church at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, with Fr. William Metzger officiating. Interment will follow in St. Patrick Cemetery.

Services have been entrusted to the RADER-LYNCH & DODDS FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICE, 124 E. High St., London.

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Funeral Home

Rader-Lynch & Dodds Funeral Home
124 East High Street London, OH 43140
Published in The Madison Press from Jan. 30 to Jan. 31, 2014