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Obituary of Marcella Wren

Marcella Wren, age 89, of Harrisburg, passed away at 1:00 a.m., Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at Saline Care Nursing and Rehab Center.
Marcella was born on May 12, 1931 in Tolu, Kentucky to the late Edgar and Nora (Vaughn) Sneed. She married Charles Wren and he preceded her in death.
Marcella formerly worked for both Victory Hospital and St. Therese Hospital in Waukegan, Illinois, and a short time at Harrisburg Hospital before she retired. She was a member of Carr’s Chapel Missionary Baptist Church. Marcella loved God, her church, her grandkids, and her nieces and nephews.
Marcella is survived by a granddaughter, Rachael Rodriguez of Winthrop Harbor, Illinois; daughter-in-law, Sue Wren of Equality, Illinois; grandson, Jeramie Sandor of Equality; and four great-grandchildren, Taylor and Isabella Rodriguez, and Alexis and Sydney Sandor; special nieces, Carol Pumphrey (Penny), Bonnie Creamer (Terri) and Sharon Loesch (Randy); brother, Robert Sneed of Michigan; sister, Lena Stacey of Harrisburg; several nieces and nephews; and her pastor, Duke Williams of Equality.
Marcella was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Charles Wren; son, David Wren; son, John Wren; granddaughter, Sara Mann; grandson, Edward Davis, III; her sisters, Wilma Mobley (Carl), Estelle Rickets (Herman), Mayme Creamer (Obe Jule), and Jeanie Sneed; and brothers, John Edward Sneed, Herman Sneed (Carrie Lee), and Paul Sneed (Dorothy Rae) .
Private funeral services will be held and burial will follow in Level Hill Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association and envelopes will be available at the funeral home. Condolences may be left for the family on her obituary page at

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