LISBON, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Darryl L. Muir, 61, died Thursday, September 24, 2020, at his home.
He was born November 4, 1958 in Alliance, son of the late Robert Willis and Sarah Roberta (DeHass) Muir.
Darryl served in the United States Navy as MTCS (SS), retiring after 24 years. His service included 14 submarine patrols totaling seven years at sea and three wars, Desert Storm, Desert Shield and Operation Iraqi Freedom. He received medals for Def. Meritorious Service, Joint Service Commendation, Navy/Marine Corps Commendation and Navy/Marine Corps Achievement medals.
Survivors include his wife, Karin Ruth (Avery) Muir, whom he married November 5, 1977; two daughters, Lena (David) VanHorn of Palmer, Tennessee and Sarah (Thomas) Rosenfelt of Lebanon, Tennessee; four sisters, Kay Stoops of Hudson, Ohio, Major Naomi Trask of Southampton, Pennsylvania, Marsha Carney of Chesterfield, Virginia and Gretchen (Randy) Savage of Glenmont, Ohio; two brothers, Timothy (Ginny) Muir of Simpsonville, South Carolina and Major Dennis (Kathy) Muir of Pamona, New York and six grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at 5:00 p.m., on Monday, September 28, 2020, at The Salvation Army, 1249 N. Ellsworth Avenue, Salem, with Major Dennis Muir and Major Cindy Lou Drummond officiating.
Calling hours will be held from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m., on Monday, September 28, 2020, at Stark Memorial Funeral Home, 1014 E State Street, Salem, OH 44460.
For the safety of the Muir family, please follow social distancing and bring your own mask.
If unable to attend you may show your support by joining our complimentary “Hugs from Home” program where your message will be attached to a balloon in the church to remind the family of your love and support at www.starkmemorial.com/hugs-from-home.
You are now able to share your respects and memories with the family with a recorded video message at https://www.starkmemorial.com/virtualhugs.
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A television tribute will air Monday, September 28 at the following approximate times: 5:17 a.m. on WKBN, 8:39 a.m. on FOX, 5:21 p.m. on WYTV and 6:35 p.m. on MyYTV.
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