Marie Thornburg, 89

Marie Thornburg, 89, passed away Wednesday, March 26, 2014, in Fort Wayne. Born in New Haven, Marie worked with Magnavox for eight years, retiring in 1988. She was a member of St. Michael Lutheran Church and the Adams and Allen County Geneology Society. Surviving relatives include her daughter Linda (John) Bresler of Columbia City; daughter Diana McKinney of Tampa, Fla.; daughter Paula (Michael) Thiele of Columbia City; sister Marjorie Oberkiser of Upland, Mich.; brother Herbert (Rita) Musser of Fort Wayne; eight grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, two step grandchildren, and five step great-grandchildren; and her ex-husband Herbert Thornburg of Kentucky. Marie was preceded in death by her parents Eli and Amanda Musser; sister Louise Merz, and her brother Harold Musser. Service is at 10:30 a.m. Friday, March 28, at D.O. McComb and Sons Covington Knolls Funeral Home, 8325 Covington Road with calling one hour prior. Calling also Thursday, March 27, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial in Greenlawn Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to the Renaissance Village and Southern Care Hospice. To sign the online guest book, go to