Marilyn (Lees) (Pukay) (Frye) Hire
Marilyn (Lees) (Pukay) (Frye) Hire, age 89, passed away peacefully May 26, 2021 in Columbus. Born July 22, 1931 in New Richmond, Ohio, she was a former resident of Cleveland Heights, Chesterland, Sagamore Hills and more recently Gahanna. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother, educator, a friend to many and lover of animals. She is survived by her husband Larry, her children Kenneth, Michael and Rebecca (Brian) Fuchs, 9 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and her sister Shirley Reimer. Marilyn is preceded in death by her daughter Joanne Castellanos, granddaughter Ashley Pukay, parents Thomas and Loverne Lees and her sister Carol Krizman. A memorial to Marilyn will be held on June 19 at 2:00 p.m. at the United Methodist Church of Macedonia, 1280 E. Aurora Road, Macedonia. Memorial contributions in Marilyn's name may be made to any animal shelter.
Posted online on June 11, 2021