Marlin W. Lahr
Marlin W. Lahr, 84, of Hummels Wharf and formerly of Sunbury and Trevorton, passed away Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020, at his residence.

He was born Nov. 28, 1935, in Trevorton, a son of the late William D. Sr. and Alice E. (Marose) Lahr. On May 6, 1995, in Port Trevorton, he married the former Judy A. Snyder who survives.

Marlin attended Trevorton schools. He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1954-1958.

He was employed and retired from Young Doors, Sunbury.

Marlin was of the Lutheran faith.

He enjoyed Elvis, old western movies and flea markets, and loved oyster stew and liver and onions, and spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Surviving in addition to his wife are four children, John Allen Williams and wife Deb, Cathy Ann Wasson and husband Dave, Rebecca Sue Dauberman and husband Josh, and Martha Jane Gehers and husband David; 11 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren; three sisters, Alice Hine, Edna Lahr-Mensch and Annette Houtz; four brothers, Elwood Lahr and wife Carol, William Lahr Jr. and wife Margaret, Ray Lahr and wife Tanya, and Boyd Lahr and wife Nancy; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by one sister, Patricia Lahr; and five brothers, Henry, Paul, John, Joseph and Robert Lahr.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.

The Robert G. Foust Jr. Funeral Home, 841 W. Shamokin St., Trevorton, is assisting the family with arrangements.
Published on February 8, 2020


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Feb 16, 2020
U will be missed uncle Marlin I love you
Feb 10, 2020
U will be missed uncle marlin. Say hi to all the family up in heaven.
Chelsea Boyd
Feb 08, 2020
Sending my condolences and prayers. Marlin was married to my grandmother Karen. Love and strength to the family during this time.