Wendell F. Marston

Wendell F. Marston

NEWARK: A graveside funeral service for Wendell F. Marston will be held on Thursday, July 18, 2013, at 10:30AM, at Cedar Hill Cemetery. Pastor Roger Nichols will officiate.

Mr. Marston, 71, of Newark, was born November 5, 1941, in Newark, a son of the late Glenn G. and Bessie C. (Berger) Marston. He was a 1959 graduate of Utica High School, where he lettered in football, basketball and baseball. Mr. Marston was selected as an all-league player in football and basketball and was elected to the Hall of Fame at Utica High School. He had attended The Ohio State University at Newark. For 35 years, Mr. Marston worked at State Farm Insurance Company, where he retired as an underwriter in 1996. He was a member of the St. Louisville United Methodist and was an avid OSU fan.

Surviving are his brothers and sister, Charles W. (Shirley) Marston of Utica, Max (Betty) Marston of Zephyrhills, Florida, Gene (Carol) Marston of Utica, Michelle B. Marston of St. Petersburg, Florida; a sister-in-law Geraldine Marston of Newark and many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews

In addition to his parents, a brother Larry Marston; a sister Sherrie McCann and a brother-in-law Bill McCann, preceded him in death

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio, PO Box 430, Newark, Ohio 43058.

On line condolences to the family may be sent via www.brucker-kishlerfuneralhome.com by clicking Obituaries/guestbook entry.


Funeral Home

Brucker & Kishler Funeral Home
985 North 21st Street Newark, OH 43055

Published in the Advocate on July 16, 2013