TROY, N.Y. - Marilynn R. English, 91, of Troy, N.Y., died at 6:10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, at Samaritan Hospital, in Troy, N.Y.
Born on Oct. 18, 1922, in Philipsburg, she was a daughter of the late Gerald and Frances (Lynn) Roach.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Bentley I. English, on Jan. 19, 2000, son-in-law, James Leiter, and a sister, Louise Bair.
Marilynn is survived by: children, Rebecca Leiter, of Mifflintown, David I. English, of Troy, N.Y., and Deborah McHugh and husband, David, of State College; two grandchildren, Thomas E. Leiter and wife, Cheniene, and Amy S. Kauffman and husband, Chad; and two great-grand- children.
She was a graduate of Huntingdon High School.
Marilynn was a member of Reedsville United Methodist Church and Lewistown Hospital Auxiliary. She was a volunteer at Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital.
She enjoyed time with her family and playing golf.
Marilynn also had a special place in her heart for children and was able to find the good in everything.
A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 6, 2013, at Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes Inc., Woodlawn, 200 N. Main St., Lewistown, with Pastor Randy Traxler officiating.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, at the funeral home.
Interment will take place in Riverview Cemetery, in Huntingdon.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Reedsville United Methodist Church, 60 S. Logan St., Reedsville, PA 17084.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.hellerhoenstinefuneralhome.com.