Marlene passed this life on Thursday February 26, 2021 at OSU Wexner medical center after an extended illness.
Marlene was born December 28, 1934 in Mansfield to Adolf and Mary Plieninger. Marlene was 1952 graduate of Mansfield senior high.
She worked many years as head cashier at National life and accident ins. Co. Later in life she worked at Madison schools as a bus aide and also Fashion bug. Marlene was a wonderful mother and friend to many. She lived a life of kindness and thoughtfulness and had a smile for everyone. She loved flowers and working in her yard and taking roadtrips to Cleveland and Lake Erie.
Surviving her are the son Brian of Ontario, cousins Nicole Whitfield, and Sandy Marx. Marlene had many close dear friends who she cherished. Gloria Huneycutt, Beverly McKeehen, Anita Ryan, Caye Catello and Stephanie Krause. Last but not least family rescue dog Shrek.
Marlene was preceded in death by her parents. Infant sister Katherine. Her beloved Aunt Kathryn Keller who played a large role in her upbringing.
A private catholic memorial service will be upcoming and burial at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to Manci cell dogs program.