Marilyn J. Lahr

Marilyn J. Lahr, 86, of Huntington, IN, died Sunday, Oct. 4, 2020, at 2:47 a.m. at Signature Health Care of Bluffton.

She graduated from Elkhart High School with the class of 1953. She was a self-employed florist for over 35 years and was a member of the Loon Creek Church of the Brethren.                           

She was born on Aug. 16, 1934, in Elkhart, to Stanley and Vera Monteith. She married Dean P. Lahr on Sept. 18, 1955, in Elkhart. He preceded her in death on July 19, 2008.             

Survivors include two sons, Steven (Michele) Lahr, of Huntington, and Douglas P. (Laura) Lahr, of Waynedale; a sister, Joyce (Rex) Krider, of Goshen; two grandsons, Travis A. Lahr, and Trenten D. Lahr, both of Huntington; and a granddaughter, Shantel N. Lahr, of Fort Wayne.

Calling will be held Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020, from 3 to 7 p.m. at Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 W. Park Drive, Huntington.

A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 8, 2020, at Bailey-Love Mortuary, with one hour of visitation prior to the service. Burial will be in Star of Hope Cemetery in Huntington.

Memorials may be made to The Alzheimer's Association Greater Indiana Chapter or the Huntington County 4-H Club, in care of Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 W. Park Drive, Huntington, IN 46750.

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