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1953 Marcia 2018

Marcia A. Lamar

July 1, 1953 — December 2, 2018

Marcia A. Lamar       “beloved mother and grandmother”

SHINGLEHOUSE, Pa.---Marcia A. Lamar, 65, of Shinglehouse, a former longtime resident of Bolivar, N.Y. and also a former resident of Eldred, passed away at home with her loving son by her side on Friday, November 30, 2018, after a brief illness.

Born on July 1, 1953 in Port Allegany, she was a daughter of Kenneth and Juanita  Prindle.  On April 10, 1973 in Port Allegany, she married Thomas W. Lamar, who passed away on March 23, 2016.

Marcia was a graduate of Port Allegany High School.  She was a 4-H volunteer in Smethport where she enjoyed club activities with her grandson, Johnny, who she dearly loved.

Surviving are two daughters, Leoma (Chris) Lowman of Eldred and Daisy Post of Bradford; a son, Danny (Marie) Lamar of Shinglehouse; eight grandchildren, John Post, Jr., Mikayla Post, Alex Post, Elizabeth Lowman, Kristopher Lowman, Casandra Lamar, Jonathan Lamar, and Ann Marie Lamar; a brother, Raymond (Nermie) Kelly of Smethport; six sisters, Dolly (Dean) Benson of Johnsonburg, Robin, Sis, June, Leona, and Tina; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, Marcia was predeceased by a son, Denny Lamar; two brothers, Kenny and John; and a sister, Dale.

In keeping with Marcia’s wishes, there will be no public visitation or funeral services.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.

Marcia’s family has entrusted her care and cremation to Kevin J. Dusenbury, funeral director/owner of the Virgil L. Howard Funeral Home, Shinglehouse.

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