Marilyn D. Bretz

Marilyn D. “Dewey” Bretz of Port Charlotte, Florida, age 86, passed away after a short illness on Jan. 6, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio.

Beloved wife of the late Thomas L. for 58 years. Loving mom of Rebecca Bretz of Cleveland and Martin (Doreen) Bretz of Columbus. Grandma of Clayton (Maddie), Bailey and Molly and her grandpuppies Max and Murphy.

Memorial services will be held at a later date. Inurnment in Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Rittman, Ohio.

Marilyn was born in Ripley, New York on March 16, 1927 to Leon and Elizabeth Dewey.

Marilyn was a resident of Port Charlotte, Fla., and Olmsted Falls, Ohio. She was a life member of the American Legion Auxiliary Post 403, 13th District Council and 46-year member of the 8 and 40.

Contributions to the Hospice of the Western Reserve in Cleveland would be appreciated.