Firelands Obituaries

Ransom Funeral Home
610 South Washington Street
Castalia, OH 44824
Phone: 419-626-6666
Fax: 419-684-5191

View All Obituaries from Ransom Funeral Home

Marilyn (Schoenegge) Verbiar

Marilyn (Schoenegge) Verbiar, age 62, of Clyde, passed away Monday July 10, 2023, at Heritage Village, Clyde.

She was born August 16, 1960, in Bedford, and grew up in Macedonia, Ohio and attended Lumen Cordium High School.

To say that she loved life doesn't encompass her heartfelt kindness and unending devotion to all people (and all animals, any animals). She opened her heart to one and all and always leant a helping hand, a huge hug, or endless hours of support. She lived life largely - from flambouyant clothes and loud music to quiet evenings talking to the wee hours - no matter the circumstances, you could count on her to be there for you.

Marilyn was a very dedicated, hardworking woman. Her work career included years with a local dry cleaner, managing a fast food restaurant, and a factory worker.

Marilyn is a breast cancer survivor - diagnosed in 1999, she has been cancer-free since 2000.

Family-time was valuable to her and playing cards was a large part of her final years with us, - she bids 2...

Preceded in death by her father, Donald "Doc" Schoenegge. She is survived by her mother, Sondra Schoenegge, her brother Paul (Christine) Schoenegge, sisters Donna Norfolk and Collette Schoenegge, daughters Melany and Elizabeth Verbiar, 5 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild, and, of course, Mimi.

A celebration of life will be held for the family at a later date. Ransom Funeral & Cremation Service, Castalia, is in charge of the arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, donate to Back to The Wild (Wildlife Rehabilitation) PO Box 423, 4504 Bardshar Road, Castalia OH 44824. Online condolences may be shared with the family by visiting