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Marilyn A. Mutschelknaus

d. June 17, 2020

Marilyn A. Mutschelknaus

Marilyn  A. Mutschelknaus, 77, of Payne passed away at home Wednesday, June 17, 2020.

Marilyn  was born in Haviland on September 11, 1942, a daughter of the late Lillian Faye Line and Urban "Bud" Bendele.

Every part of Marilyn's life involved music. From her work at Divine Mercy Catholic School, playing piano and singing for Sunday mass, wedding and funerals to her everyday family life. She loved to golf, read and do crossword puzzles. Marilyn was a wonderful wife, mother and friend to anyone that knew her.

She will be sadly missed by her husband, Bob, whom she married June 8, 1963; children, Julie Brokamp and Mike (Cherisa) Mutschelknaus; siblings, Ronald Bendele, Sr., Linda Bendele & Robin Meyers and 7 grandchildren

She was also preceded in death by her brother, William.

Viewing is 2:00 to 5:00 pm on Sunday, June 21st and 9:00 to 9:30 am at Dooley Funeral Home, 5761 SR 500, Payne.

Her funeral mass is 10 am on Monday, June 22nd at Divine Mercy Catholic Church,  203 W. Townline, Payne.

At the family's request we ask that you wear masks at all times, maintain social distancing and refrain from contact to keep everyone safe while participating in Marilyn's viewing and funeral mass.

She will be laid to rest at Blue Creek Cemetery.

Memorials are to Divine Mercy Catholic School, 417 N. Main St, Paulding, Ohio 45879

Fond memories may be shared at

Flowers and other tributes may be delivered to the flower door at the Payne funeral home on Saturday between 9 am and 5 pm or Sunday between 9 am and 11 am.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Marilyn A. Mutschelknaus, please visit our flower store.

Past Services


Sunday, June 21, 2020

2:00 - 5:00 pm (Eastern time)

Divine Mercy Catholic Church, Antwerp

303 Monroe St, Antwerp, OH 45813

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