Marian Colt

Marian Colt, 90, of Stockton passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Friday, August 11, 2017 at Westfield Memorial Hospital. The daughter of the late Arland and Hazel Dascomb Wilmarth, she was born in Portland. She is survived by her loving husband of 54 years, Roy C. Colt.

Her family includes children, Robin Terrill (Gary) Woodbury, Warren "Doc" (Jackie) Terrill, Carol "Molly" Colt and the late Dennis (Gloria) Colt; grandchildren, Nathan (Michele) Terrill, Matthew (Chad) Terrill, Dennis Colt, Jr., Brian (Abby) Colt, Kimberly (Curtis) Witherow and Barbara Jean Rublee; great-grandchildren, Tyler (Kayla) Saunders, Zachary Saunders, Eric Witherow and Kinsey Witherow; and great-great-grandson, Gannon Saunders. Marian is also survived by her brother, Robert "Buz" Wilmarth; nieces, Jody Wilmarth and Sandra Terrill; great-niece, Makayla Golem; and great-nephew, Ethan Golem. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by sisters, Margaret Sawkins and Jeanette Brooks.

Marian was a graduate of Brocton Central School and a longtime active member of Portland Congregational Church. She held several part-time jobs, but devoted her time to her family and church. She was deeply loved and will be greatly missed.

Friends may call at the Morse Funeral Home, 51 Highland Ave., Brocton on Monday, August 14 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Marian's life will be celebrated at Portland Congregational Church, Church Street on Tuesday, August 15 at 10 a.m. The Rev. Gordon Spiller will officiate. Interment will follow at the Portland Evergreen Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial gifts to the Hartfield Emergency Squad, 6078 Elmwood Road, Mayville, NY 14757; or Westfield Memorial Hospital, 189 E. Main St., Westfield, NY 14787.

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