Marilyn 'Mary' Murray
Marilyn “Mary“ Murray, 89, of Wayne, died Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017 at Careage Campus Of Care in Wayne.
Services will be held Saturday, Oct. 7 at 1 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church in Wayne. The Rev. Teresa Bartlett will officiate. Visitation will be held at the church Saturday from 11:30 a.m. until service time. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery in Wayne.
Memorials may be directed to the Murray family for later designation.
Arrangements are with Hasemann Funeral Home of Wayne.
Marilyn B. “Mary” Murray was born Sept. 19, 1928 at Page to George and Venice (Hayne) Bressler. She was baptized and confirmed. Mary moved with her family to Wayne at a very young age and graduated from Wayne Prep High School in 1946. Mary was married to Raymond Murray on Nov. 27, 1948 at Stanton. The couple lived in Wayne where she was employed at Wayne State College as a mail clerk for 27 years. In her younger years she was an avid bowler for many years and Mary, Ray and their son, Rex, loved to fish and take family vacations. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Wayne.
Survivors include her son, Rex Murray of Wayne; sisters, Jeannette Giese of Wayne and Suzanne Steckelberg of Elkhorn; brother-in-law, Lynn Schwier of Cherokee, Iowa; step - brother, Harvey Miller of Montrose, Colo.; step-brother-in-law, Don Albrecht of Sammarnish, Wash.; nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Raymond in 1996; brother, Franklin (Lucille) Bressler; sister, Donnabeth Schwier; brothers-in-law, Dennis Steckelberg and Wilber Giese; step-sister, Helen Albrecht; step-sister-in-law, Margaret Miller.
Honorary pallbearers will be Tim Steckelberg, Toni Hytrek, Carrie Sutak, Bret Schwier, Jon Bressler, Madge Bruflat and David Bressler.
Active pallbearers will be Todd Steckelberg, Lee Carl, Michael Sveum, Andrew Steckelberg, Seth Schwier and Craig Schwier.