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Kathleen Markel

February 07, 2017

Kathleen S Markel, 68, of Milan passed away Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at her residence following a lengthy illness.

She was born August 8, 1948 in Norwalk and was a 1966 graduate of Milan High School. Kathleen was a 30 plus year employee of the Maple City Rubber Company, retiring in 2010.

She is survived by her husband of 49 years, Bill Markel; one son, Bill (Tina) Markel of Norwalk; one daughter, Krista Markel of Milan; two grandchildren, Joseph Markel and Heather Markel both of Milan; one sister, Karen Shepherd of Monroeville; and one brother Richard (Marie) Gregory of Huntley, IL, nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Catherine (Eicher) Gregory; one brother, Robert Gregory and one brother in infancy.

Friends may call Friday, February 10, 2017 from 10:00 AM until time of Funeral Service at 11:00 AM at the Freedom Christian Fellowship, 4935 St. Rt. 601 E., Norwalk. Pastor Roy Harless will officiate. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Norwalk.

Condolences may be shared at norwalkfuneral.com.

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Kathleen S Markel, 68, of Milan passed away Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at her residence following a lengthy illness.

She was born August 8, 1948 in Norwalk and was a 1966 graduate of Milan High School. Kathleen was a 30 plus year employee of the Maple City Rubber Company, retiring in 2010.

She is survived by her husband of 49 years, Bill Markel; one son, Bill (Tina) Markel of Norwalk; one daughter, Krista Markel of Milan; two grandchildren, Joseph Markel and Heather Markel both of Milan; one sister, Karen Shepherd of Monroeville; and one brother Richard (Marie) Gregory of Huntley, IL, nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Catherine (Eicher) Gregory; one brother, Robert Gregory and one brother in infancy.

Friends may call Friday, February 10, 2017 from 10:00 AM until time of Funeral Service at 11:00 AM at the Freedom Christian Fellowship, 4935 St. Rt. 601 E., Norwalk. Pastor Roy Harless will officiate. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Norwalk.

Condolences may be shared at norwalkfuneral.com.

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Brian and Lynda Murray

Delaware, OH, us
March 06, 2017

Bill and family,
We are so sorry for your loss. Kathy was a beautiful lady inside and out. May she rest in peace.

James Seiling

Norwalk, OH, United States
February 10, 2017

Bill and family,
Please accept our condolences on the loss of Kathy. I am saddened by your loss.

Tom & Bertha wireman

Norwalk, OH, Huron
February 09, 2017

We are so sorry for your lose, may God bless you and your family Bill