Marilyn J. King, age 78, of Piqua went to be with the Lord at 12:25 p.m. on Friday, September 07, 2012 in Heartland of Piqua. Born on August 19, 1934 in Piqua, Marilyn was the daughter of the late Robert and Theda (Jennings) DeWeese. She married John P. King on June 25, 1983 and he preceded her in death on December 15, 2008. Marilyn is survived by four daughters, Mrs. Roger (Theda T.J.) Zambile of Huber Heights, Ohio; Nanette Brennaman of Kettering; Donetta Clay of Trotwood; Mrs. Michael (Maretta) Rose of Dayton; 8 grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren; two stepsons, Doug King of Stanford MO; and Anthony Tony King of Kansas City, KA. A brother, Joe (Mary Ann) DeWeese of Sidney also survives. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a brother Royal DeWeese and two infant brothers. Marilyn was a member of the Piqua Church of the Nazarene, the AmVets and American Legion auxiliaries in Piqua. She graduated from Johnson-St. Paris High School, St. Paris, Ohio in 1952. Funeral services will be held on Monday, September 10, 2012 at 12:00 p.m. in the Piqua Church of the Nazarene, with Pastor Lincoln Robinson presiding. Burial will follow in the National VA Cemetery in Dayton, Ohio. Visitation for family and friends will be held two hours prior to the funeral service in the church on Monday starting at 10:00 a.m. Memorial contributions may be made to Heartland Hospice, 3131 S. Dixie Drive, Ste. 221, Dayton, Ohio 45439. Envelopes will be available in the church. Condolences to the family may be sent to www.shivelyfuneralhomes.com. Suber-Shively Funeral Home, 201 W. Main Street, Fletcher, Ohio is serving the family.
Monday, September 10, 2012 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 P.M
Piqua Church of the Nazarene 400 S. Sunset, Piqua, Ohio