Obituary of Brenda Lee Marling - Leonard
Brenda Lee Marling-Leonard, age 63, of Adrian passed away on Thursday, September 9, 2021, at her home. She was born on October 6, 1957, in Tecumseh the daughter of Dwight and Josephine (Bechtol) Marling. She graduated from Madison High School and was a Manager of the Advertising Department at the Adrian Daily Telegram. Brenda enjoyed dirt track racing and attending the races at Oakshade Raceway. She was a Pittsburgh Steelers fan and liked to watch WWE Wrestling. Brenda’s family and friends will always remember her contagious laugh and her silly and sharp sense of humor.
Brenda is survived by her two sisters, Linda Church of Salt Lake City, UT and Bobbie Marling-Goll of Adrian; nephews, Tony (Sabrina) Church and Andy (Bella) Church of Salt Lake City, UT; niece, Kellie (Mark) Hyder of Tecumseh; great-nieces, Chelsea Laflash and Delaney Frederick; great-nephews, Dexter and Elliott Church; great great-nephew, Maddox Delorey; and special lifelong friends, Chad and Mary Westgate of Adrian. She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Randy Switzer, Gene Switzer, and Tom Bice; brother-in-law, Dexter Church; and numerous aunts and uncles.
The memorial service for Brenda will be held on Monday, September 20, 2021, at 6:00 p.m. with a gathering beginning at 5:00 p.m. until the time of the service at Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.
You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Memorial Contributions may be given to Lenawee Humane Society. Envelopes are available at Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.
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