Marlene Burrey

Marlene Burrey, 88, of Oak Harbor, OH passed away Monday, August 9, 2021 at Riverview Healthcare campus, Oak Harbor, Ohio. She was born on December 23, 1932 in Toledo, OH, the daughter of Sam and Mildred (Warren) Freeman. On February 18, 1967, she married Kenneth Burrey, who preceded her in death in 1989.

Marlene worked for years in the family trucking and disposal business, then as a cook at the Luther Home of Mercy and as a homemaker in her later years.

She was a devoted lover of animals, particularly her numerous dogs and cats over the years. You could always walk in on her watching her favorite TV program, “Animal Planet”.

She leaves behind her son: Eric Burrey (Erin) of Woodville; Step-grandson: Cameron Sneath (Karah) of Elmore: step-great-grandchildren: Aubrey and Stella and sister-in-law: Nancy Freeman and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband: Kenneth Burrey: son: Raymond Burrey: brothers: Kenneth, Robert, Marshall and Franklin Freeman and sister Virginia Freeman McCullough.

As per Marlenes wishes, there will be no services. Memorial donations in her name may be given to:

Riverview Auxiliary, 8180 SR 163. Oak Harbor, OH 43449 or The Humane Society of Ottawa County, 2424 Sand Rd. Port Clinton, OH 43452. The family would like to thank Heartland Hospice and the staff and nurses at Station 1 of Riverview Healthcare campus for the care of their mother. 


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