Marlin E. Kaylor, 90, of Middletown, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 31, 2016. He was a son of the late Harrison and Barbara (Strite) Kaylor.
Marlin was a World War II Navy veteran having served from 1943 to 1946. Marlin retired from the Mechanicsburg Naval Depot in 1987. He was a member of Chambers Hill United Methodist Church. Marlin coached little league baseball for several years in Oberlin. He enjoyed hunting and sports, especially baseball, and time spent with his family and friends.
He is survived by his wife, Arletta (Byers) Clark Kaylor of Middletown; one daughter, Donna Hawkins and her husband Robert of Middletown; one son, Jeffrey Kaylor of Sharon, Massachusetts; one stepson, Thomas Clark of Middletown; two brothers, Emmett Kaylor of Middletown and Lester Kaylor of Harrisburg; four grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.
Funeral services were held on Friday, June 3, 2016 at 11 a.m. in Chambers Hill United Methodist Church, 6300 Chambers Hill Road, Harrisburg, Pa. A viewing was held on Friday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at the church. Burial will be at the convenience of the family in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery with full military honors. There was a luncheon immediately following the service at the church.
K.M. Knight Funeral Home, Highspire was in charge of the arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to Chambers Hill United Methodist Church, 6300 Chambers Hill Road, Harrisburg, PA 17111.