Marlin C. Harman, 86, of Enola, died Sunday, October 11 at his home. Born in Paxtonia, he was the son of the late Joseph H. and Annie Sanders Harman.
He was a 1952 graduate of Susquehanna Township High School and a Korean War-era veteran, serving in the U.S. Army. Marlin retired from the Harrisburg Post Office after more than 40 years of service.
He enjoyed time spent with friends and family at his cabin in Clearfield County and loved the forests and farmlands. He was a loving and caring father to his devoted daughters and a beloved "Pappy" to his grandchildren.
Marlin was a member of the Harrisburg Post Office Gun Club, the National Rifle Association, the Mechanicsburg American Legion, the National Wild Turkey Foundation, and the Williams Grove Steam Engine Association. He was also a member of Enola Emmanuel United Methodist Church.
Marlin was predeceased by his wife, Jean Mentzer Harman, and 10 brothers and sisters.
He is survived by a sister, Erma Hackedorn of Harrisburg; three daughters, Lisa E. of Enola, Jill L. Kilker (Joseph) of Enola, Jennifer L. Miles (Jeff) of East Berlin and four grandchildren, Elaina and Luke Kilker and Anne and Evan Miles, and many nieces and nephews.
Marlin is also survived by his partner, Patricia Disney, of Enola.
A viewing will take place Friday, October 16 from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Enola First Church of God, 9 Sherwood Drive, Enola. Services will commence immediately following the viewing. Interment will follow at Rolling Green Cemetery, Camp Hill.
Sullivan Funeral Home, in Enola, is in charge of arrangements.