Marilyn F. Fasnacht, 83, of Manheim, passed away peacefully on Monday, November 12, 2018 at Pleasant View Retirement Community, Manheim. Born in Lancaster, she was the daughter of Roberta Ziegler Frank of Lancaster and the late Irvin Frank. She was the loving wife of Harold S. Fasnacht and they celebrated their 62nd wedding anniversary in May.
Marilyn retired as a legal secretary for Young & Young Attorneys, Manheim and in her earlier years, she worked at the former Noggle’s Garment Factory, Manheim. She graduated in 1953 from the former Manheim High School. Marilyn was a member of Calvary Church, Lancaster and a former member of Salem United Methodist Church, Manheim where she sang in the choir, served communion and was involved with the cancer support group at the church. She was a woman of strong faith and her interests included reading, traveling and she loved to spend time with her family.
Surviving in addition to her husband and mother are three children, Gail Workman (David) of Lititz, Michael Fasnacht (Debbie) and Cathy Steele (James) both of Mechanicsburg, ten grandchildren: Sara Olson (Jake), Rachel Harrison (Sterling), Michael Workman (Evonne), Scott Fasnacht, Matthew Steele, Andrew Workman (Lisa), Emma Workman, Jenni Steele, Amy Fasnacht and Nicole Fasnacht, three great grandchildren: Ava Olson, Micah and Grace Harrison, and four brothers: Dennis Frank of Seattle, WA, Barry Frank (Beverly) of East Petersburg, J. Robert Frank of Reading and Charles Frank (Tammy) of Manheim.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend her funeral service at Pleasant View Retirement Community, Hoffer Auditorium, 544 North Penryn Road, Manheim on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at 10:30 AM. Friends may visit with the family from 10:00 AM until the time of service. Interment will be private in East Petersburg Mennonite Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, those desiring may send contributions in Marilyn’s memory to Hospice For All Seasons, 280 South Hill Drive, Grantville, PA 17028 (www.hospiceforallseasons.org) or Pleasant View Retirement Community, Benevolent Care Endowment Fund, 544 North Penryn Road, Manheim 17545 (www.pleasantviewrc.org) or Lancaster Cancer Center, 1858 Charter Lane, Suite 202, Greenfield Corporate Center, Lancaster, PA 17605 (www.lancastercancercenter.com)