Zolar ‘Sonny’ Marus

December 19, 1943 - February 26, 2022

12/19/1943 - 02/26/2022

Past Services

Cemetery
Thursday March 03, 2022
Kadesh Chapel
Wellsburg, WV 26070
304-394-5505 | Directions
Visitation
Thursday March 03, 2022
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Powhatan Point Chapel
186 Main Street
Powhatan Point, Ohio 43942
740-795-5451 | Directions
Service
Thursday March 03, 2022
12:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Powhatan Point Chapel
186 Main Street
Powhatan Point, Ohio 43942
740-795-5451 | Directions

Zolar “Sonny” Albert Marus, 78, of Clarington, Ohio died Saturday, February 26, 2022 at Wetzel County Hospital in New Martinsville, West Virginia.

He was born December 19, 1943 in Wheeling, West Virginia, a son of the late Zolar Marus and Betty Gray Atkins.

Sonny was Catholic by faith and a retired operator at AEP and Windsor Coal Mine. He was an Army Veteran who was a member of the Powhatan American Legion Post #228.

Sonny is survived by his wife; Sarah Marus of Clarington, sister; Harlene (Jim) Shook of North Carolina; beloved dogs; Bubby and Patches.

The family wishes to thank four special caregivers Vicki, Danyel, Randa, and Robbie.

Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Home & Crematory 186 Main St., Powhatan Point, Ohio on Thursday, March 3, 2022 from 10:00 am until time of Funeral service at 12:00 pm with Fr. Daniel Heusel as celebrant. Full military honors to be conducted by Powhatan American Legion Post #228. Interment will follow at Kadesh Chapel Cemetery in Wellsburg, West Virginia.

Memorial contributions made be made to Powhatan Library by going to TMCFunding.com or Beallsville EMS by going to TMCFunding.com.

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Ceil Lewton
6 months ago

Harlean My daughter informed me today about Sonny’s death. So sorry to hear about it so late. I will be sending you a card in the near future. So sorry for your loss

Stacy & Buddy Gallaher
6 months ago

“The LORD bless you and keep you; The LORD make His face shine upon you, And be gracious to you; The LORD lift up His countenance upon you, And give you peace.”

Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum
7 months ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Zolar Albert Marus, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
My thoughts
and prayers to the family of ….

US Army Veteran, Zolar Albert Marus, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †