A celebration of the life of Brent Mark Marion will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 26, 2009, at the First United Methodist Church with Pastor Chuck McKinnell, Rev. Dan Patman and Mr. James Meece officiating. Interment will follow at the Lakeview Cemetery in Marietta, Okla. under the direction of Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home, Ardmore, Okla.
Brent was born Aug. 21, 1989, in Ardmore, Okla. to Susan Poff Marion and Steven Mark Marion. He departed this life Feb. 22, 2009 in Ardmore at the age of 19. He attended Ardmore City Schools, graduating at Take Two in 2008. He was currently attending Ardmore Higher Education.
Brent was a member of the First United Methodist Church, where he accepted Christ as his Lord and Savior at the age of 8 and was baptized and a graduate of the confirmation class at age 12. He participated in numerous youth activities as well as mission trips. He also attended Calvary Christian Fellowship. He enjoyed wrestling, hunting, snow skiing and working in the body shop. He loved music and playing instruments, the guitar, violin, keyboards and anything else that could place a tune in his head. He was a very talented artist.
He is survived by his parents, Susan and Tony Hartman of the home and Mark and Aylisa Marion of Ardmore, OK; sisters, April Mueller and Karlie Hartman, both of Ardmore, OK; brother, Levi Hartman of Ardmore, OK; niece, Chloe Mueller of Ardmore; grandparents, E.M. and Carol Marion, Peggy Evers and Frank Sitterly, all of Ardmore, OK, Joe Paul Beaver of Wilson, OK, P.A. and Reba Hartman of Leon, OK; great-grandmother, Mildred Koscheski of Ardmore, OK; also numerous cousins, aunts and uncles.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Lee Evers, Don and Betty Poff and Lyndol Beaver; and great-grandparents, Elmer Koscheski, Pauline Cook and Lon and Vina Mae Marion.
Casket bearers will be Charles Moser, Ronald Poff, Kevin Parsons, James Meece, Christopher Poff and Kyle Singleton. Honorary casket bearers will be David Phillips and C.J. Smith.
Online condolences may be made to www.hdouglasfuneralhome.com.