Murray S. Colyer, 70, of Marietta, passed away at his home. He was born on June 21, 1942, in Marietta, a son of Mahlin "Mike" and Francis Rowalt Colyer. He was retired from ThermoScientific.
He married Paula Denton who survives with one son, Mike (Kelly) Colyer; and three grandchildren, Sebastian Colyer, Alex Gibson and Alexis Slack; two brothers, Bob Watters of Ashland, Ohio, and Paul (Margaret) Colyer of Marietta; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Robert John Colyer; brother, Jack Colyer; three sisters, Ruth Ann Colyer, Mary Williams, Sandy Felter.
At his request, Mr. Colyer was cremated and there will be no services at this time. McClure-Schafer-Lankford is assisting the family and messages of sympathy may be sent at www.mslfuneralhome.