Marie L. (Wallin) Walton

Marie L. (Wallin) Walton

WILLARD: Marie L. (Wallin) Walton of Willard, Ohio, 76, passed away May 17th, 2014.

Born February 6th, 1938 in Barcelona, Spain; daughter of Heinrich M. and Marie A. Harke. Marie raised her three children in Springfield, OH and then later moved to Willard, OH where she retired as an engineer from the CSX Railroad.

She is preceded in death by her husband, James, and her parents.

Marie is survived by her brother, John J. Harke (Toby) of Philadelphia, PA; a son, Jon P. Wallin of FL; two daughters, Debbie M. Garman (Greg) of Springfield, OH, and Susan F. McCall (Jack) of Edmond, OK; 13 grandchildren and several great grandchildren; her long time companion, Lee Buckingham of Willard, OH; and her faithful canine companion, BEN. Marie was a friend to all and held many friends close to her heart.

Friends may call at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard, Ohio on Saturday, May 24, 2014 from 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM, where there will be a funeral service at 12:00 PM with Rev. James Gaston officiating. In honor of Marie, her family requests in lieu of flowers, that you pay it forward (Help a neighbor, help a stranger, donate to a ...). Online condolences can be made at

Funeral Home

Secor Funeral Home
202 W Maple St Willard, OH 44890
(419) 933-2801

Published in the News Journal on May 21, 2014