Marion l. darr
March 28, 1918 - Nov. 13, 2013
GOSHEN — Marion L. “Tim” Darr, 95, died late Wednesday night, Nov. 13, 2013, at Greencroft Healthcare, Goshen.
He was born March 28, 1918, in Goshen to Merle and Hazel (Good) Darr.
On April 10, 1943, he married Elaine L. Coy in Washington, D.C. She died Aug. 27, 2012.
Surviving are two daughters, Carla Darr of Elkhart and Diane Darr of South Bend; a sister, Phyllis (K.W.) Kurtz of Millersburg.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; a sister, Shirley Schrock; and a brother, Galen Darr.
Mr. Darr was a member of Calvary United Methodist Church. He served in the U.S. Army 3rd Armored Division Spearhead Unit in the European Theatre during World War II (1941-1945).
He worked as a shipping foreman at Syracuse Rubber Products, retiring in 1983. He was an avid golfer and member of the Wawasee Golf Club, and the Syracuse American Legion Post 223, where he held many offices locally and at the state level.
Friends may call from 3 to 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, at Yoder-Culp Funeral Home, where there will be a 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013, funeral service. Greencroft Chaplain Vanette Kashmer will officiate. Burial will follow in Syracuse Cemetery.
Memorial contributions in Tim’s memory may be directed to the Wounded Warrior Project.