Marion Louise May

Jan. 19, 2013

Marion Louise May, age 77, of Dallas, passed away Saturday, January 19, 2013.

Mrs. May was born in Lake Township on June 5, 1935 and was the daughter of the late Richard and Mildred Crispbell London.

Marion had a great passion for crocheting, needle point, counter cross stitch, gardening, and had a green thumb for growing beautiful flowers. She was a member of the Outlet Bible Tabernacle, Lehman.

Mrs. May was preceded in death by her sisters Mina London and Jenny Milbrodt; brothers Theodore London, Ernest London and Richard London.

She is survived by her husband of 49 years, Ralph R. May Sr.; sons, Ralph (Rick) May Jr. of Sweet Valley, Eugene May of Dallas, and Alan May and his wife, Nancy, of Nanticoke; daughters, Valerie May of Back Mountain and Helen Davis of Dallas; grandchildren, Teresa and Dean Davis; brother Pete London of Harveys Lake; sisters Ethel Bielecki of Harveys Lake and Flora Milbrodt of Stanfield, Ore.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. from the Curtis L. Swanson Funeral Home Inc., corners of routes 29 and 118, Pikes Creek, with the Rev. L.D. Reed of the Emmanuel Assembly of God Church, Harveys Lake, officiating.

Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Interment will be in Chapel Lawn Memorial Park, Dallas.

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Published in Times Leader on Jan. 21, 2013