– Marilyn J. Marshall Zolner, 85, passed away peacefully at home on
Wednesday October 3, 2018 with her loving family by her side. She
was the daughter of the late William and Jennie Marshall, her
father Bill was a Founding partner in Marshalls Garage. After
graduating from college, she was a teacher at the Loudonville
Presbyterian Church Nursery School for many years. Marilyn was a
lifelong resident of Ravena and a very active member of the Ravena
Congregational Christian Church. She sang in the church choir, was
a member and past president of the Ladies Guild, and worked with the
youth group. Her main joy in life was her family, church, her cats,
her retreats to Gulf Coast, Naples FL, the seaside Town of Ogunguit,
ME, and retreats on Star Island.
Marilyn is survived by her children, Terry Darland (Michael), John
W. Zolner (Claire), Cynthia Shear (Jesse), Wendy Neri (Joseph);
grandchildren, Phillip, Madison, Koryn, Aaron, Zachary (Liana), and
Trevor; great granddaughter, Mckenna; best friend Jane Roberts;
several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Marilyn was predeceased by
her husband of 51 years, John Zolner.
Funeral services for Marilyn will be held on Sunday October 7, at
2:30PM at the Congregational Christian Church, Ravena. Donations may
be made to the
RCS Community Library, 95 Main Street, Ravena, NY 12143 or
Congregational Christian Church, 175 Main Street, Ravena, NY 12143.