Marian M. Michael


August 1, 2016 - 12:00 AM

Marian M. Michael, 91, Iola, passed away Saturday, July 30, 2016, at Allen County Regional Hospital surrounded by her family.

Marian was born May 20, 1925, in Iola, the daughter of Clyde and Goldie (Stout) Hurlock.  She grew up in Iola and graduated from Iola High School in 1943.  Marian married Dean Michael and they always made their home in Iola. She worked as secretary for Alco Drilling Company.  Dean preceded her in death Dec. 4, 2001.

She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church in Iola. Marian enjoyed cooking, shopping, working jigsaw puzzles and watching her grandkids play sports.

She is survived by six of her children, Deana Foster, Marty Michael, Bruce Michael and wife Tricia, Craig Michael, Jeff Michael and wife Vannesa and Jill Lynn and husband Mark, all of Iola; 13 grandchildren, Brett (Asia) Foster, Kerri (Jeremy) Colborn, Derek (Lisa) Michael, Cody Michael, Kourtney (Gary) Melendez, Destiny Young, Casiee (Eric) Wolfe, Jared (Jessica) Michael, Tyler Michael, Ryan (Jennell) Michael, Aaron (Val) Michael, Christopher Lynn and fiancé Katie, Johnathon Lynn; 19 great-grandchildren; Baylen Foster, Trey Colborn, Matthew Colborn, Raiden Colborn, Briggs Michael, Brock Michael, Jackson Young, Lynna Wolfe, Evan Wolfe, Faith Wolfe, Bristol Michael, Jake Michael, Gage Michael, Madison Michael, Taylor Michael, Hayley Michael, Lalia Michael, Logan Michael and Loryn Michael; her sister, Nadine McClain, Iola; and two brothers, Larry Hurlock, Ottawa, and Randy Hurlock and wife Lela, Gas.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Dean, son Scott Michael, son-in-law Chris Foster, grandson Matt Michael, brother Delbert Hurlock and sisters JoAnn and Frances.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Trinity United Methodist Church in Iola, with burial to follow in Highland Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to Iola High School Booster Club and may be left with Feuerborn Family Funeral  Service of Iola. To leave a condolence online, go to



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