Marion E. Herwick
Date of Birth: May 15, 1923 Date of Passing: July 20, 2012
Age 89 Place of Birth: Buffalo, New York Place of Passing: Clarence, New York Resided in: Akron, New York History: Marion was a graduate of Akron High School. For several years she worked on the production line at Perryís Ice Cream in Akron. Marion took a management position with the 7-11 stores in Tampa, Florida where she was employed retiring after 12 years of employment. A dedicated Christian, Marion was seen weekly attending the First Baptist church of Akron. She dedicated herself to helping in the church anyway she could right up until her illness. While enduring her illness, Marion enjoyed receiving communion on a regular basis in her home or at the nursing home, renewing her love for her Lord and savior Jesus Christ. In her spare time she also enjoyed cross stitching. Family: Daughter of the late Merton and Gladys (Friedline) Swarts. Loving and cherished mother of Hylene (Dwayne) Shearman and Bethanie (Arthur) Ellsworth, dear grandmother of 3 grandchildren and the late Deborah Lynn Shearman, great grandmother of 3. Marion was predeceased by her sisters Jeanette (Clifford) Hall, Leona Swarts and her brother Gerald Swarts. Also surviving are several nieces and nephews. Viewing info: A Celebration of Marionís life will take place on Saturday July 28, 2012 at 11 AM in the First Baptist Church of Akron, 122 Main St., Akron, with Rev. Jack Oliphant and Rev. David Weidman officiating. Flowers great fully declined. The family encourages memorials in Marionís memory to the church or Brothers of Mercy for their wonderful care given to Marion and her family. Burial: Acacia Park Cemetery, Tonawanda, N.Y. Memorials: Flowers great fully declined. The family encourages memorials in Marionís memory to the church or Brothers of Mercy for their wonderful care given to Marion and her family.