HOWARD — Marianne McKinley, 86, of Howard, passed away Feb. 26, 2019, at her residence surrounded by family.

She was born Nov. 8, 1932, in Czechoslovakia to Erwin and Anna (Manlik) Gust.

Marianne was a member of the Red Hatters. She enjoyed gambling, polka music and knitting socks, hats and gloves.

She is survived by three children, Peggi Ann (William) Harvilla of Howard, Dale Richard Kyle of Howard and Steve John Kyle of New Philadelphia; eight grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren; her brother, Freidle; and sister, Elfie.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, John Charles McKinley; a son, Patrick James McKinley II; and her sister, Crystal.
The family will observe private services.

Memorial contributions may be made in Marianne’s memory to Hospice of Knox County in lieu of flowers.

The Lasater Funeral Home is handling the funeral arrangements for the McKinley Family.

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