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Marcella Unruh

Marcella Unruh, 90, of Durham died Tuesday at Eagle Crest Retirement Community in Salina. She was born Sept. 7, 1922, to Isaac and Mollie (Betz) Lorenz in Durham.

She was a homemaker. She married Norman Unruh on Oct. 14, 1943, in Newton. She was preceded in death by her husband in 1988.

She is survived by three sons, Gerald Unruh of Salina, Gene Unruh of Gypsum, and Galen Unruh of Salina; a daughter, Marlene Satterfield of Shawnee; 10 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

A celebration of life service will be at 11 a.m. Friday at First Baptist Church, Durham, officiated by Pastor Curtis Wiens. The family will receive guests from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Jost Funeral Home in Hillsboro.

A memorial fund has been established for Hospice of Salina.

Last modified May 30, 2013