Ida Markle

November 23, 1923 - March 9, 2019

11/23/1923 - 03/09/2019

Past Services

Wednesday March 13, 2019
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Bellaire Chapel
441 37th Street
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-1611 | Directions
Thursday March 14, 2019
Mt. Calvary Cemetery
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-2426 | Directions
Thursday March 14, 2019
12:00 pm
St. John Catholic Church
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-0051 | Directions

Ida Markle, 95 of Bellaire, Ohio died Saturday, March 9, 2019 at the Belmont Community Hospital in Bellaire, Ohio.

She was born November 23, 1923 in Bellaire, Ohio a daughter of the late Biggio and Madalena Ciarelli Oliver.

Ida was a homemaker, member of the St. John Catholic Church in Bellaire, Ohio and the Catholic Womens Club.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Francis E. “Funnel” Markle on June 23, 2002; they were married on November 28, 1942, her son, William “Bill” Markle and her sister, Flora Ralston and an infant brother, John.

Surviving are her daughter, Madalyn Runyan and her husband, Gary of Bellaire, Ohio; her brother, William (Vera) Oliver of Hobe Sound, Florida. Also seven grandchildren, Nolan Markle, Evan Markle, Patty Riggs, Randy (Ellen) James, Jill Parrish, Gary (Shelli) Runyan, Bill (Sara) Runyan, seventeen great grandchildren, three great great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 441 37th Street Bellaire, Ohio on Wednesday from 4 to 8 pm. Funeral liturgy with Mass will be celebrated on Thursday at 12 Noon at the St. John Catholic Church in Bellaire, Ohio with Fr. Daniel Heusel, as Celebrant. Interment in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Bellaire, Ohio.

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Elaine Patt
4 years ago

I have wonderful memories of your Mom. She had an internal beauty and attitude
My sincerest sympathy.

Patricia Riggs
4 years ago

To my grandma who I will miss with my whole being I loved you more than you will ever know you were the most beautiful woman I have ever known and always beside me know matter what I did I will love and miss you until we meet again in heaven I love you Grandma Love always Patty❤️❤️❤️❤️

Ed and MaryLou Hall
4 years ago

So sorry to loose your Mom she was a beautiful lady who loved you all so.much

4 years ago

I am very sorry to hear about your loss. I offer my condolences to you and your family. Please take comfort in knowing that God will give you the comfort and strength you need to keep going. (2 Corinthians 1:3,4) May all of your cherished memories overwhelm you with joy and happiness. You and your family are in my prayers. 

Toni. Wright
4 years ago

The family of Ida Markle have my deepes sympathy.I will never forget the good times Ida and I had working at Busacks IGA She was a wonderfull woman who loved her family. May Ida RIP Love you Ida.From Toni Wright