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Marie Dean Drennen

Published: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST
Marie Dean Drennen

GRANVILLE – Marie Dean Drennen, 92, of Granville, passed away Sunday. April 20, 2014, at her home.

Marie was born Aug. 3, 1921, in Henderson, Ky., to Jacob and Etta (Carroll) Walborn. She married Frank L. Drennen on Feb 4, 1939, in Davenport, Iowa. She graduated from Hopkins High School and School of Cosmetology in LaSalle. She was a homemaker.

She is survived by one son, Daryl (Pat) Drennen of Prophetstown: one sister, Odessa Pearl Powell of Belvidere; four grandchildren, Michael (Jeanne) Drennen of Prophetstown, Patrick (Kristie) Drennen of Erie, Daryl (Tina) Drennen Jr. of Belleville, and Christina (Bob) Drennen Coghill of Merrillville, Ind.; 10 great-grandchildren; three nieces, Carolyn Grosenbach, Nancy Passini, and Paula (Bob) Neps; and her great-nieces and great-nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Frank, on Aug. 26, 1990; and her sister, Myrtle Acuncius.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to noon today and the funeral at noon today at United Church of Christ in Granville, with the Rev. Karen Karczewski officiating. Burial will be at Granville Cemetery. Dysart-Cofoid Funeral Chapel in Granville is handling arrangements.

Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.

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