powered by BirdEye

Obituaries

Shirley Baker
B: 1937-08-17
D: 2017-11-08
View Details
Baker, Shirley
William Bishop
B: 1931-07-06
D: 2017-11-04
View Details
Bishop, William
James Riise
B: 1948-09-09
D: 2017-11-03
View Details
Riise, James
Rosella McMillen
B: 1928-02-19
D: 2017-10-30
View Details
McMillen, Rosella
Carolyn McComas
B: 1946-02-27
D: 2017-10-25
View Details
McComas, Carolyn
Rosalie Thornhill
B: 1939-01-18
D: 2017-10-24
View Details
Thornhill, Rosalie
Alta Brown
B: 1938-05-05
D: 2017-10-22
View Details
Brown, Alta
Catherine Goodman
B: 1965-06-06
D: 2017-10-14
View Details
Goodman, Catherine
Patricia Stanley
B: 1936-03-03
D: 2017-10-09
View Details
Stanley, Patricia
John Haberkorn
B: 1939-11-02
D: 2017-10-07
View Details
Haberkorn, John
Lois Drake
B: 1949-07-19
D: 2017-09-30
View Details
Drake, Lois
Ella Mast
B: 1943-10-05
D: 2017-09-29
View Details
Mast, Ella
Robert Smith
B: 1948-08-03
D: 2017-09-28
View Details
Smith, Robert
Kenneth Martie
B: 1925-09-11
D: 2017-09-25
View Details
Martie, Kenneth
Randy Lavinder
B: 1953-08-11
D: 2017-09-21
View Details
Lavinder, Randy
Brandon Voltz
B: 1988-07-11
D: 2017-09-18
View Details
Voltz, Brandon
Pamela Lewis
B: 1955-07-08
D: 2017-09-15
View Details
Lewis, Pamela
Sonja Walters
B: 1954-08-27
D: 2017-09-01
View Details
Walters, Sonja
Carl Goudy
B: 1919-05-26
D: 2017-08-30
View Details
Goudy, Carl
Adrian Shamp
B: 1928-05-29
D: 2017-08-17
View Details
Shamp, Adrian
Geraldine Hummel
B: 1929-09-24
D: 2017-08-16
View Details
Hummel, Geraldine

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
2284 Benden Drive
Wooster, OH 44691
Phone: (330) 264.7776
Fax: (330) 264.0283

The Memorial Candle Program has been designed to help offset the costs associated with the hosting this Tribute Website in perpetuity. Through the lighting of a memorial candle, your thoughtful gesture will be recorded in the Book of Memories and the proceeds will go directly towards helping ensure that the family and friends of Marian Jaffray can continue to memorialize, re-visit, interact with each other and enhance this tribute for future generations.

Thank you.

Cancel
Select Candle

Obituary for Marian Jaffray

Marian Blythe Smith Jaffray, age 93, of Wooster, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 3rd, 2013 at Westview Healthy Living in Wooster where she was surrounded by her loving family and dear friends.
Services will be Wednesday, 11:00 a.m. at Wayne Presbyterian Church, 7152 Burbank Rd., Wooster with Pastor Robert Meyer officiating.
Visitation will be one hour prior (10:00 - 11:00 a.m.) to services at the church.
A private burial will be at a later date in Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia where she will join her husband, Lt. Colonel, Robert M. Jaffray.
Custer-Glenn Funeral Home in Wooster is privileged with serving the family.
Memorial contributions may be made in lieu of flowers to either: Hospice and Palliative Care of Greater Wayne County, 2525 Back Orrville Rd., Wooster, Ohio 44691 or to Wayne Presbyterian Church, 7152 Burbank Rd., Wooster, Ohio 44691-both of these were especially very meaningful to her in recent years.
Words of condolences may be shared with the family at: www.custerglenn.com.
She was born in Decatur, Illinois on August 24, 1919 to Edgar and Hazel (Blythe) Smith.
She graduated from the College of Wooster in 1941 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree and married Robert "Bob" M. Jaffray on November 22, 1941 in Streator, Illinois. He passed away in April of 2000. He was also a 1941 graduate of the College of Wooster.
They raised four children in many different locales including three years in England and many years in Hawaii as a military Air Force family. While in Honolulu, Hawaii, she taught music for the Yamaha Company.
Marian was a very talented and accomplished musician who taught and played both piano and organ for numerous churches in Virginia, Hawaii and the Wooster area. Recently she composed and produced a beautiful piece of music which was also copyrighted on a CD.
She was a long-time member of Wayne Presbyterian Church and over the years enjoyed playing music for the church; a member of MacDowell Music Club and PEO Sisterhood; she also enjoyed writing and composing poems for friends and family, drawing and artwork.
She is survived by daughters, Lynn (Bob) Tucker of Columbus, Ohio and Patricia (Chuck) Jones of Wakefield, Virginia; a son, Scott Jaffray of Wooster; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren as well as several nieces, nephews and a host of many beloved good friends she made throughout her life.
In addition to her parents and husband, she is preceded in death by a son, Steven Jaffray; 2 brothers, Alfred and John Smith and 2 sisters, Carol Lee Berkheiser and Shirley Hash.



To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Marian Blythe Smith Jaffray please visit our Sympathy Store.
Order Flowers
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Shared Stories
Recently Shared Photos