Tony Marcum, 56

Tony Marcum, 56, North Manchester, passed away on Oct. 12 at his residence. He was born on Aug. 14, 1957 to Roland and Mary (Farley) Marcum in Williamson, W.V.

He worked at United Technologies, North Manchester, until its closing and later at Car Recyclers and Herb’s Welding, both in North Manchester. Presently, he was a mechanic with Quality Quick Lube, North Manchester. He was an avid fisherman, liked motorcycle riding and turning a wrench.

He is survived by three sons, Kenneth Ray Marcum, Thomas Abraham Marcum and Keith Marcum, all of North Manchester; two daughters, Lisa (Greg) Allison and Jennifer Marcum, both of North Manchester; three brothers, Eugene (Mary) Marcum, Forest Hills, Ky., Dale (Darlene) Marcum, North Manchester, and Dana Marcum, North Manchester; and four sisters, Virginia (Willie) Justice, North Manchester, Ruth (Bruce) McGuire, North Manchester, Nannie (David) Jackson, Phoenix, Ariz., and Ada (Joseph) Justice, North Manchester; also, he is survived by seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two sons, one brother and five sisters.

Funeral services will be held on Oct. 24 at 7 p.m. at the Congregational Christian Church, 310 N. Walnut St., North Manchester, with Pastor J.P. Freeman officiating. Calling is one hour prior to the service at the Congregational Christian Church. There will be a graveside service Oct. 17 at 10 a.m. at Oaklawn Cemetery, 600 Beckley Street, North Manchester.

Memorials may be made to the Congregational Christian Church Benevolence Fund, 310 N. Walnut St. North Manchester, IN 46962.

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Posted on 2013 Oct 16