Marion Williams

Marion Williams, 76, of Clifton Twp., died Saturday afternoon in Commonwealth Hospice at Regional Hospital of Scranton following an illness. She was the widow of Robert Williams, who died in 2004.

Born Sept. 22, 1937, in Scranton, daughter of the late William and Mildred Hughes Tassey, she was employed as a teacher's aide with Keystone Community Resources and the North Pocono School District before retirement. Marion was a member of the Marine Corps League Women's Auxiliary in Scranton.

Surviving are a son, David M. Schyna Jr. and wife, Tammy, Clifton Twp.; a daughter, Sharon M. Jones, Gouldsboro; a sister, Terry Stout and husband, David, Gouldsboro; a brother, David Tassey and wife, Ella, Scranton; three grandchildren, Danielle, Joseph and Dyanna; and her companion, Rick Girello.

Marion was also preceded in death by her first husband, David Schyna; and a son, Alfred J. Schyna, in 2005.

Funeral services will be private at the convenience of the family. Arrangements have been entrusted to Duffy & Snowdon Funeral Home of Moscow.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Griffin Pond Animal Shelter, 967 Griffin Pond Road, Clarks Summit, PA 18411.

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Published in Scranton Times on Mar. 31, 2014