July 3, 1924 Jan. 14, 2007
NORWALK Marvel J. Hendrickson, 82, of Norwalk, died early Sunday morning at Norwalk Memorial Home.
She was born July 3, 1924 in Willard to the late Ray W. and Isadore (Billiard) Fortney and returned to this area in 2005 after living in North Palm Beach, Fla. for 50 years.
She was a member of the Ocean View Methodist Church in Juneau Beach, Fla. and was a member of Althea Chapter No. 438, Order of Eastern Stars, Monroeville, and a former member of the North Fairfield Order of Eastern Stars. She was a retired visiting nurse and enjoyed competitive ballroom dancing and crocheting.
She is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law, Neil K. and Marcia Robinson of Norwalk and Kenneth M. and Linda Robinson of Martha's Vineyard, Mass.; and stepdaughters, Kittie Guerrera of West Palm Beach, Fla. and Lynn Balma of Orange Park, Fla.; two grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, four step grandchildren and one step great-granddaughter; and a sister and brother-in-law, Wanda and Richard Marquart of Bloomville.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ray V. Hendrickson in 1980.
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Walker Funeral Home, 98 W. Main St., Norwalk. The Rev. Adrian Doll, Pastor of the First Presbyterian Church will officiate. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park, West Palm Beach, Fla.
Memorial gifts may be sent to Stein Hospice Service, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, Ohio 44870.