OSWEGO, NY – Marian S. Tovey died peacefully on Thursday February 16, 2012, at St. Luke Heath Services after a lengthy struggle with Alzheimers disease.
Born in 1921 to August and Dorothy (Owens) Schulz, she graduated from Oswego High School and the Rochester Business Institute.
For decades, she was a familiar face to many at Marine Midland Bank, where she began as a stenographer and retired 43 years later as manager.
For 30 years, she also served as organist and choir director of St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church.
She was active as a local board member for a number of organizations including the American Cancer Society, the Business and Professional Women’s Club and the Ladies Home.
She was a member of Grace Lutheran Church.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by a sister, Dorothy Fox; and a cousin, Betty North.
She is survived by a son, David, of Mansfield, Ohio; and close family members, Roberta, David, Corey and Casey Gill, all of Oswego.
Services will be private with burial in Riverside Cemetery.
Nelson Funeral Home has care of arrangement.