Marlin K. Shelly, 54 years old, passed away Friday, April 28, 2017 at his home in Buffalo Township, Newport. He was born January 21, 1963 to Beatrice (Noss) Shelly and the late Walter Shelly Sr. He was an Air Force Veteran, attended Newport Schools and was employed by Snyder Paving and Excavating. He enjoyed drag racing, riding motorcycles, boating and being in the outdoors.
Marlin is survived by his wife of 29 years, Cathy (Reisinger) Shelly; sons, Dwight Shelly (Ellen) of Newport, Travis Snyder (Jessica) of Landisburg and Troy Snyder (Marcie) of Elliottsburg; mother and father in law, Paul and Doris Reisinger of New Germantown; 11 grandchildren and his pet german shephards, Axel and Kaiser. Besides his father, he was preceded in death by brother, Kevin Shelly.
A Celebration of Marlin's Life will be held at a later date.