GREENVILLE, Pennsylvania (MyValleyTributes) – Marian B. Johns, 78, of Greenville, Pennsylvania, formerly of Fredonia and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, passed away unexpectedly Friday, December 3, 2021 at UPMC Horizon Greenville.

Born December 19, 1943 in Washington, Pennsylvania to Vera (Yorty) and William Buckingham, Marian graduated from Mt. Lebanon High School and attended the University of Pittsburgh.

She worked at Mercer County State Bank as a manager in the Data Center for ten years.

Marian attended Living Word Christian Center in Maysville, Pennsylvania and was a member of Stoney Point Homemakers. She was everything that makes a great homemaker; sewing, quilting, baking, canning, gardening and raising goats, rabbits, chickens and pigs. Marian was also a runner, she ran the Erie half-marathon four times and every Mercer County Twilight QUAD 5K from its inception in 1984 until 2019. Marian also enjoyed the time she spent as a poll worker every election.

She is survived by her husband, David Johns, whom she married August 17, 1963; three daughters, Kerry Barry of Greenville, Pennsylvania, Sarah Russ and her husband, Rob, of Crofton, Maryland and Mary Hatcher of North Canton, Ohio; three sons, David Johns and his wife, Lisa, of Gaithersburg, Maryland, Peter Johns of Greenville, Pennsylvania and Michael Johns and his wife, Candy, of Transfer, Pennsylvania; two sisters, Donna Klemm of Boynton beach, Florida and Billie Byers and her husband, Chuck, of Fredonia, Pennsylvania; brother-in-law, Bruce Johns of Sturgeon, Pennsylvania and 13 grandchildren, Alexis Barry, Cassia Barry, Danica Barry, Emily Johns, Bill Johns, Olivia Russ, Eden Russ, Kaleb Russ, Kaelyn Johns, Zach Johns, Jake Johns, Izzy VanNette and Max Hatcher.

Marian was preceded in death by her parents.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are being handled by John Flynn Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc.

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A television tribute will air Tuesday, December 7 at the following approximate times: 6:43 a.m. on WYTV, 9:32 a.m. on WKBN, 10:58 a.m. on FOX and 8:12 p.m. on MyYTV.