Born: July 18, 1927
Died: January 02, 2013
Marjorie ³Peg² Ann (Disch) Purton, 85
COLUMBIANA There will be a prayer service at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 7 at
the Fox Funeral Home in Boardman, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at
11 a.m. The Rev. Michael Marcelli at Saint Charles Church will celebrate
Marjorie ³Peg² Ann (Disch) Purton, 85, who passed away Wednesday at St.
Mary¹s Alzheimer¹s Center.
Marjorie was born July 18, 1927, in East Liverpool, the daughter of John and
Irene Kennedy Disch.
She graduated from East Liverpool High School. Marjorie was a strong and
loving mother and grandmother who cherished her faith and attended Saint
Her memory will be held with great love by her husband, Charles R. Purton,
whom she married Oct. 15, 1949. She also leaves to always treasure her
memory, her five daughters, Cindy (Bill) Cunningham of Lisbon, Debby (Greg)
Brophey of Calcutta, Shar (Rick) McBurney of Salem, Margie (Alki) Santamas
of Boardman, and Janice (Michael) Cunningham of Columbus; and her son,
Joseph R. (Peter Vertes) Purton of Cleveland. She also leaves 11 remarkable
grandchildren and nine wonderful great-grandchildren.
Two brothers, Bob and Jack Disch, preceded Marjorie in death.
Friends may call from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Monday at the Fox Funeral Home.
Marjorie¹s family requests that any material tributes be directed to the
Saint Mary¹s Alzheimer¹s Center, 1899 West Garfield Road 44408.