In memory of
Marianna F. Slanker
Slanker, Marianna F Jan. 9, 1924 - Apr. 12, 2017 Marianna Slanker died on April 12, 2017 in Sarasota, FL. Formerly a 69 year resident of Clark County, OH, then Dayton, OH, Marianna had been a resident of Sarasota since 1993. Marianna was born in 1924 in Lawrenceville, OH & graduated from German Township High School in 1942. She married Horace C. Slanker in 1942 & they were committed to each other for 61 years. She was employed at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Montgomery Co. Juvenile Court, & was a legal secretary @ Pickrel, Shaffer & Ebeling law firm in Dayton. Marianna was Vice-President/Secretary @ Slanker's, Inc. for 41 years. She is preceded in death by Horace in 2003; her parents Virgil Fisher (1930) & Zelpha Marie Fisher in 1985. Also her brothers Thomas Fisher, Richard "Dick" Fisher, her nephews Randall Alan Fisher & William Nicholas Buck, & her brother-in-law, Wally Dalton. Survived by her daughter Jane Marie Slanker & son-in-law Mark Rudolph of Sarasota, FL; sister Norma Dalton of Sun City Center, FL & nephew Thomas Fisher (Cindy) of Summerville, South Carolina. When she lived in Dayton she was a 50 year member of Shiloh Church, a 40 year member of Miami Valley Golf Club, & 36 year member of Shiloh Springs Garden Club. In Sarasota she was an associate member of Siesta Key Chapel. In prior years she was an avid golfer & tennis player but since moving to Sarasota she loved to play bridge. Prayer service for family will be held graveside @ Ferncliff Cemetery, Springfield, Ohio. There will be a memorial gathering in Sarasota at a later date. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Sarasota County Salvation Army or Shiloh Church, 5300 Philadelphia Dr., Dayton, Oh 45415. "There can be no sorrow at the end of such a journey." Guestbook: www.wiegandbrothers.com
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