August 28, 1943 ~ September 21, 2022 (age 79)


Jack Leland Marion, 79, a resident of Wheatland, Wyoming, died Wednesday, September 21, 2022, at Platte County Legacy Home in Wheatland.

Jack was born on Saturday, August 28, 1943, in Hardtner, Kansas to Luther Charles and Dorothea Ella (Fager) Marion. He graduated from Peru High School in Peru, Kansas. Jack earned a Bachelor of Science from Pittsburg State College in Pittsburg, Kansas.

Jack spent his career working for various companies in New Mexico and Colorado as mechanical engineer. Jack was a member of Memorial Baptist Church in Wheatland.

He is survived by his wife, Kay (McCoy) Marion of Wheatland, whom he married in 1968; his two sons, Scot Marion of Arvada, Colorado and Brian Marion of Palm Springs, California; two sisters, Barbara Bond of Tulsa, Oklahoma and Phyliss Metcalf of Grenola, Kansas; two grandsons; three granddaughters; and one great granddaughter.

A Celebration of Jack's Life will be held Thursday, September 29, 2022, at 11:00 A.M. at Memorial Baptist Church in Wheatland, Wyoming with Pastor Chris Furl and Pastor Jack Chapman officiating. Interment will be in the Wheatland Cemetery.

Memorial donations in Jack’s name may be made to Gideon’s International,

Serving as pallbearers will be Scot Marion, Brian Marion, Keith Metcalf, Greg Metcalf, Aaron Metcalf, and Daryl Metcalf. Honorary pallbearers will be Randy King, Jim Prince, Delbert Metcalf, Drew Schrupp, and Dick Moody.

The Gorman Funeral Homes – Platte Chapel of Wheatland, Wyoming is in charge of the arrangements.

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Funeral Service
September 29, 2022

11:00 AM
Memorial Baptist Church, Wheatland, Wyoming

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