OTTO, Marian L., 81, of Amsterdam, Ohio, passed away peacefully at her home, March 25, 2014.
She was born Oct. 12, 1932, to Walter and Pearl Miller.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by a brother, Eddie.
Marian married Robert Otto on July 29, 1955. They resided in Amsterdam throughout their married lives. She worked as a dental assistant and then a homemaker. They have one daughter, Carol (Jim) Sabatino of Amsterdam.
Marian grew up in Unionport and then moved to a large farm near State Lake. She loved the country, horseback riding, and her animals. She was a self taught artist who painted beautiful landscapes. Marian enjoyed music and played the piano, organ, and taught herself to play the accordion. She also loved to work outside and every year had a beautiful flower garden.
Marian was a kind gentle person who did not speak bad of people. She was loved very much and will be greatly missed.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Valley Hospice or your local animal shelter.
Per Marian's request a private family service was held. Sweeney-Dodds was in charge of arrangements.