Marilyn L. Leuschen
At 86 years of age, Marilyn L. Leuschen passed away on Saturday February 8th at the NSMC – Salem Hospital after a brief period of declining health.
Born and raised in Erie, Pennsylvania, she was the beloved daughter of the late Lawrence and Valeria Glowacki.
Marilyn was married to James Henry Leuschen in 1950 and together raised seven children. She was widowed in February of 2005 with the passing of her husband James after sharing 55 years of true love and devotion with one another.
Marilyn also worked together with her daughter as real estate title researcher for many years while living in Pennsylvania.
A near lifelong resident of Erie, Marilyn relocated to Lynn seven years ago to live with her loving son and caregiver Clifford S. Leuschen. She was a person of deep faith and religious devotion.
Home in Erie she was a longtime parishioner of St. Julia’s Church in Pennsylvania and recently she had been a frequent communicant at St. Stanislaus Church in Chelsea.
In her lifetime Marilyn enjoyed her time with her loved ones during holiday gatherings and other family celebrations. She loved traveling to visit and be with family, going to the west coast of California, Las Vegas and Florida.
In addition to her parents and her late husband, she was also predeceased by her daughter and namesake Marilyn L. Leuschen and her only brother, Joseph “Buddy” Glowacki.
To mourn her passing and cherish her memory she leaves her loving children; James A. Leuschen and his wife, Felicia, of Houston, TX., Diane V. Ennis and her husband, Douglas, of FL., Lawrence M. Leuschen and his wife, Pamela, of McKean, PA., Brenda L. Nelson and her husband, Thomas, of FL., Ronald P. Leuschen and his wife, Jennifer, of Mechanicsburg, PA. and Clifford S. Leuschen, of Lynn, MA., Her late brother’s wife and dearest sister-in-law Betty Reynaud of Erie, PA. She is also survived by her loving extended family; Joseph A. Carroccino, of Lynn, Wanda Carroccino, Pat and Bill Hopewell, Maryanne Carroccino and Nancy Nigro, Richard and Susan Carroccino, Ryan and Michael Carroccino. She is further survived by several grandchildren, great grandchildren.
Friends may call at the Burton Westlake Funeral Home 3801 W. 26th Street (at Powell Ave) on Sunday from 2 to 6 p.m. and are invited to attend a prayer service there on Monday at 9:15 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Julia’s Church 638 Roslyn Ave, Erie, PA 16505 at 10:00 a.m. Burial will be on Tuesday at Laurel Hill Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the charity of one’s choice.
Sunday, February 16th, 2020 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Burton Westlake Funeral Home - 3801 West 26th Street Erie, PA 16506
Monday, February 17th, 2020, 10:00 AM
St. Julia Catholic Church - 638 Roslyn Avenue Erie, PA 16505