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Carolyn A. (Marvin) St. James

February 14, 1942 ~ December 27, 2023 (age 81) 81 Years Old

Carolyn St. James Obituary

Carolyn Adelle (Marvin) St. James, age 81, passed away peacefully on December 27, 2023, at Blanchard Valley Hospital. She was a loving sister, aunt, and friend.


After graduation from Arcadia High School, she worked for 48 years as a legal secretary. She was a charter member of the Findlay Legal Secretaries Association. She also served in various elected offices at both the state and national level of the Legal Secretaries Associations while working in Oklahoma and Washington D.C. Carolyn was twice named Oklahoma Legal Secretary of the year.


Carolyn enjoyed knitting and quilting, Southern Gospel music, watching NASCAR on TV, and spending time with family. 


Carolyn was born February 14, 1942, in Findlay, Ohio to the late Eugene and Laura (Leader) Marvin. On October 15, 1983, she married John St. James who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by brothers, Clare, Wendell, Ralph, and Gerald Marvin and sisters, Alice (Dulgar), Virginia (Metzger), and Annabel (Daugherty). Carolyn is survived by sisters, Kathryn (Max) Wise, and Gertrude (Karl) Gingrich, both of Findlay, and many, many nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews, and great-great nieces and nephews.


A family graveside service will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, January 6, 2024, at Bright Cemetery with Rev. Robert Damshroeder and Tonya Marvin officiating. Memorial contributions in memory of Carolyn can be made to the National Kidney Foundation or American Cancer Society.  HUFFORD FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 1500 Manor Hill Rd., Findlay, 419-422-1500, has been entrusted with arrangements. 

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Graveside Service
January 6, 2024

1:30 PM
Bright Cemetery
Findlay, OH 45840


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