MaryLynn M. Fields
January 6, 2020
MaryLynn M. (Ford) Fields, 55, of Julia Lane, Lebanon, passed away on Monday, January 6, 2020 at home.
Born on August 13, 1964 in Baltimore, MD, she was a daughter of the late Robert Ford Sr and Mary Jane Bolton Gibson.
She moved to Pine Grove in 1977 and to Lebanon County in 1981, where she has lived for the past 39 years.
She was a 1983 graduate of Pine Grove High School and graduated from York College, in a class of 20, and received her phlebotomy license.
MaryLynn worked as an LPN at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Lebanon. She was a foster parent for Lebanon's Children and Youth which she loved doing until she wasn't able to anymore. MaryLynn and her late husband, Eric, helped to raise 13 children. She also helped take care of Matthew Knoche, husband to Jen.
She loved going to amusement parks and riding roller coasters, gardening, and doing things for other people. MaryLynn had a big heart, loved her children dearly, would do anything for them, and enjoyed being with her English Bull Dog, meatball. When her daughters were younger, she was a cheerleading coach.
Preceding her in death were her husband of 22 years, Eric F. Fields, on July 29, 2019; a nephew, Jonathan Fields; brother-in-law David Fields and his wife Christine; grandparents, Lester and Lillian Gibson.
Surviving are her children, Robert Wenrich Jr. of Lancaster, Steffanie Kolher-Roach and Pastor Sean Condran of Lebanon, Shivon Condran of Orwigsburg, Meghan Jane Condran of New York, Hailey Fields of Palmyra, Cody Fields of Cornwall, Chase Fields of Lebanon; 7 grandchildren; 2 sisters, Melody and Lyric; 3 brothers, Robert Ford Jr. and his wife Joan Ferrebee Ford of Mahanoy City, Kenneth Gibson, Jr. of Pine Grove and Thomas Ford of Baltimore, MD.
Celebration of Life Services will be held in Pine Grove on Sunday, January 19, 2020 from 10:00 A.M. until Noon at the Pine Grove Area Ambulance Building, 46 Spruce St., Pine Grove and in Lebanon, on Sunday, January 19, 2020 from 2:00 P.M. until 5:00 P.M. at MaryLynn's home, 138 Julia Lane, Lebanon, depending on the weather. Please check our website and facebook page for updates on the service.
In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer contributions be made to the H. L. Snyder Funeral Home, Inc., 139 S. Tulpehocken St., Pine Grove, Pa. 17963 to help her children pay for expenses.
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H. L. Snyder Funeral Home, Inc.
139 S. Tulpehocken St., Pine Gove PA 17963