Marion L. Brookman,79, of Fostoria, Ohio passed away Friday, July 14, 2017 at his home. He was born June 20, 1938 in Fostoria, to Ada and Elizabeth (Thomas) Brookman. He married Mary A. Tarris on August 11, 1978 in Fostoria, and she died November 25, 2016.
He is survived by daughters, Kelley Miller of Napoleon, Tammy Hernandez of Alvada, Tina Couch of Tiffin, and Ale Brookman at home; sons, Bradford Brookman and Rob (Cathy) Brookman of Fostoria; a sister, Norma Watson of Fostoria; 17 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren; and special friends, Kim Sands, Loren Willey, and Eugene Chancey.
He was preceded in death his wife; parents; a daughter, Theresa Burrows; sisters, Florence Shumaker and Betty Crabill; brothers, Howard, Ernest, and Robert Brookman.
Marion retired from the Roppe Corporation as a supervisor, and prior to that, he was the manager and chef at the Fostoria Country Club for many years. He was a 1957 Graduate of Fostoria High School and was a member of the Hope Lutheran Church.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at 11 a.m. at the Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home in Fostoria, with Rev Dr. Larry Knigga officiating. Visitation is Monday from 5-8 p.m. and Tuesday one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will take place at Fountain Cemetery in Fostoria.
Memorials may be made to Hope Lutheran Church or to Bridge Hospice. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.hffh.net.
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