NEW OXFORD, Pa. - Marian Leona Truitt, 92, of New Oxford, PA died on Sunday, May 26, 2013 at the Brethren Community at New Oxford. Born in Chestertown, MD, she was the daughter of the late Oliver C. Truitt, Sr. and Mary Evelyn Spencer Truitt. Miss Truitt was a graduate of Vienna High School and attended the Peabody Institute in Baltimore. Miss Truitt and her family lived for many years in the Loch Hern community in Baltimore County. After retirement from the Maryland Casualty Insurance Company, she and her late sister, Mary, became residents of the Brethren Home Community in New Oxford.
She is survived by a brother, Donald Truitt of New Oxford and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Charles L. Truitt, Sr. and Oliver C. Truitt, Jr.; and 2 sisters, Mary Nevitte Truitt and Anna Louise Yaruta.
A graveside service will be held on Friday, May 31, 2013 at 11am at the Mardela Memorial Cemetery with Susan Yaruta officiating. Contributions may be made in her memory to the Good Samaritan Fund, Brethren Home Community, P.O. Box 128, New Oxford, PA 17350. Arrangements are in the care of Holloway Funeral Home, PA, 501 Snow Hill Road, Salisbury, MD 21804. Please visit Holloway Funeral Home's website to express condolences to the family.