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Marilyn J. (Amhyrst) Burchfield

January 15, 1924 ~ June 1, 2020 (age 96)


Marilyn J. Burchfield, 96, of Sybertsville, went to meet with our Lord, Monday morning, June 1, 2020 at Mountain City Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Hazle Township, following a lengthy illness.

Born in Columbus, OH, January 15, 1924, she was the daughter of the late Edwin and Helen (Newhall) Amhyrst and spent the past 50 years in Pennsylvania after moving from Columbus, OH.

Marilyn was a Secretary for Bemis Packaging and was a member of Conyngham United Methodist Church, Conyngham, and the United Methodist Women. She was involved with Meals on Wheels. Marilyn loved to play bridge, loved arts and crafts, and loved animals.

She was preceded in death, in addition to her parents, by her loving husband Wendel Burchfield who passed away July 3, 2007; and a step-daughter Terry Livziey.

Surviving are a daughter Linda Koppin and her husband Eric, Conyngham; five grandchildren Beth, Jill Natalee, David, and Nicki; five great-grandchildren Dylan, Tate, Kloey, Paiton, and Haley; a cousin Nancy Drugan and her husband Bill, Ravenna, OH; and several nieces and nephews.

Her funeral will be held privately at the convenience of the family from Harman Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc. (East), 669 W. Butler Drive, Drums. Burial will follow in Conyngham Union Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to Conyngham United Methodist Church, PO Box AB, Conyngham, PA 18219. Online condolences can be entered and more information is available at


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Private Services

Harman Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc. (East)
669 West Butler Dr.
Drums, PA 18222

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