Shirley Ione Marquart, age 83, of Thornville passed away on Sunday, April 17, 2011, at the Selma Markowitz Care Center.
She was born at Stone, Kentucky, on December 27,1927, to the late Alonzo and May (Hensley) Johnson. Shirley grew up in a Masonic home and went to Central High School in Columbus.
She is survived by her husband, Marion Marquart; children, David Marquart and Ronald (Deloris) Marquart; her granddaughter, Rhonda Michelle Marquart; and sister, Ruby Varney.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her siblings, Dallas Johnson and Dora Davis.
Funeral service will be held on Thursday, April 21, 2011 at 1 p.m. with Pastor Brian Harkness at the Boring-Sheridan Schoedinger Funeral Home, 56 south Main Street, Thornville. Burial will follow at Licking Township Cemetery.
Memorial donations can be made to Hospice of Central Ohio c/o Selma Markowitz Care Center, 2269 Cherry Valley Road, Newark, Ohio, 43055.
Online condolences can be made at: www.boringsherdianfuneralhomes.com