Private family graveside service for Marion Gilbert Muckey, 82, Lawrence, KS was held at Clinton Cemetery. He died March 3, 2018 at his home. He was born July 18, 1935, in Baldwin City, Kansas. His parents were Andrew Jacob Muckey, he died May 18, 1982, Baldwin City and Ruth Olive Crady Muckey, she died September 12, 2003, Baldwin City.
Marion married Charlotte Marie (Gibler) on October 1, 1955 in Lawrence, KS. She survives of the home.
Survivors include his wife of the home, Charlotte, 3 children, Michael Gary, Lawrence, Cynthia Diane, Lawrence, Keith Andrew, Baldwin City, 3 grandchildren, Nichole Renee, Lawrence, Justin Lee, Lawrence, Andrew Nash, Baldwin City and great-grandchild, Gavin William Becvar, Waukee, Iowa.
He attended Baldwin City schools, attended Baker University. He was employed at the University of Kansas for 42 years. He was the assistant director of Facilities Operations at the University of Kansas. Marion was an excellent craftsman in his own right, having advanced through the ranks from carpenter to assistant director.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in his name to Visiting Nurses and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.