Marilyn Ann Masonbrink, age 82, of Vandalia, Ohio and formerly of Celina, Ohio, passed away on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at her residence in Vandalia. She was born on September 1,1937 in Decatur, IN to the late Byron and Ruth (McGee) Lehman. On June 8, 1957 she married James “Jim” H. Masonbrink, who died in 2014. Survivors include her two sons: James H. II (Stephanie) Masonbrink of Vandalia, Christian Edgard of Oslo, Norway. Three grandchildren Greg (Danielle) Morton of Dallas, Tx, Kassi (Kyle) Bush of Miamisburg, Lauren Masonbrink of Vandalia, three great grandchildren Jacob Morton, Keagan Bush and Kooper Bush. Marilyn is also survived by her brothers Russell “Barney” (Twila) Lehman of Rockford, Doug (Ginger) Lehman of Celina, her sister Gae (Gary) Cron of North Bend and many beloved Nieces, Nephews and Life Long Friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and her brother Jim (Connie) Lehman.
Marilyn graduated from Celina High School with the Class of 1955. She worked for Dr. James Otis for 25 years and retired from the Tri County Board of Health. She was a member of the St. John Lutheran Church and Phi Beta Psi Sorority, in Celina. She enjoyed living on Grand Lake and watching football. Always supporting The Ohio State Buckeyes football team in Columbus at the Horseshoe and the Celina Bulldogs with her husband Jim.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at the St. John Lutheran Church in Celina, with Rev. Jeff Gramza officiating. Burial will follow in the Swamp College Cemetery in Celina. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. on Friday, September 20, 2019 at the Lehman-Dzendzel Funeral Home and an hour before services on Saturday at the Church. Memorial contributions may be made to the St. John Lutheran Church 1100 N. Main St., Celina, Ohio 45822. Condolences may be shared on-line at LehmanDzendzelFH.com.
St. John Lutheran Church
1100 N. Main St. , Celina OH 45822