Marilyn J. Trapp

September 21, 2022


Marilyn W. Trapp, age 100, Wednesday, September 21, 2022. Member of St. Catharine Parish for over 70 years where she served in numerous capacities including choir director for over 40 years, music minister and establishing the Housewives choir.  Graduate of Grove City High School and Capital University Conservatory of Music where she was a proud member of the Chapel Choir.  Past member of the Elizabethan Guild, Brace IV of Easter Seals, Auxiliary Dental Society, and Past President of the Altar Rosary Society.   Preceded in death by parents Henry L. and Wilhelmina Kropp Witteman and husband of 56 years Dr. James Robert Trapp.  Survived by children Deborah T. Rodenfels, James W. (Meredith) Trapp, Susan T. (Robert) Campbell, John R. (Elizabeth) Trapp, and Melinda J. Trapp; grandchildren Tiffany, James (Lisa) and Greg (Amber) Rodenfels, Kathleen (Adam) Brankamp and Joseph Campbell, John (Becky) and Michael (Taylor) Trapp, Christian (fiancé Annalisa) Trapp, Julia (Evan) Ecos and William (Beth) Trapp; 12 great grandchildren; many special nieces, cousins and friends.  Friends may call Sunday 2-6 p.m. at EGAN-RYAN FUNERAL HOME, 403 E. BROAD ST.  Mass of Christian Burial will be Monday  11:00 a.m. at St. Catharine Church, 500 S. Gould Rd.  Burial St. Joseph Cemetery.  Visit for condolences. Friends who wish may contribute in Marilyn’s memory to SPICE at St. Catharine, 500 S. Gould Rd., Cols. OH 43209 or Capital City Hospice, 2800 Corporate Exchange Dr., Columbus, Ohio 43231.    

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September 25, 2022

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Egan-Ryan Funeral Home
403 E. Broad St.
Columbus, OH 43215

Mass of Christian Burial
September 26, 2022

11:00 AM
St. Catharine Catholic Church
500 South Gould Road
Columbus, Ohio 43209

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