Marlin J. Nohle, 74, Belleville

BELLEVILLE, NY —  Marlin James Nohle, 74, Belleville, passed away Monday, Jan. 6, 2020, after being stricken ill at his office.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 11, at the Belleville United Methodist Church.  All Family, Friends, and Associates are welcome to attend.  A Celebration of Life Luncheon will follow at the Belleville Volunteer Fire Hall.  Calling hours are 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 10, at the Carpenter-Stoodley Funeral Home, Belleville.  Spring burial will be in the Woodside Cemetery, Belleville.

Born July 12, 1945, in Watertown, a son to James and Sara Butts Nohle, he was a 1963 graduate of Union Academy Belleville. He later graduated with an AAS degree from Morrisville in 1965 and a bachelor’s degree from Cornell in 1967.

He married Barbara James on Dec. 16, 1967.  Marlin returned to Cornell, receiving his master’s degree in 1968 in agricultural education.

Marlin taught Ag Ed at George Junior Republic School in Dryden, NY.  He later moved back to Belleville to own and operate a dairy farm at his present address in Bellville. He retired from farming in 1985, entering the real estate appraisal professions specializing in agriculture real estate and appraisal work. He was a licensed NYS real estate broker operating M.J. Nohle Associates with his wife BarbaraAnn.

Marlin was a 30 year member of the South Jeff Lions Club. He was Past District Governor of NY and Bermuda Lions 20W. He was a recipient of the Melvin Jones Award for Lions leadership, and a board member of the Gift of Sight Lions program at Albany Medical Center. The Nohle family has had a generational affiliation with the Belleville United Methodist Church.

He is survived by his wife of 53 years BarbaraAnn; a daughter Dawn Marie Nohle, Haskins, OH; a son and daughter-in-law, William Marlin and Heidi Elizabeth Nohle, Winchester, VA; two grandchildren Brooke Elizabeth and Emily Grace Nohle; his sister and brother-in-law, Eilene and Stanley Shelmidine, Lorraine.

A sister Carolyn Nohle died Aug. 31, 1969.

Memorial contributions may be made to the South Jefferson Lions Club, c/o Elizabeth Walker, 66 Church St., Adams, NY  13605.

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