Dewayne Markle, 70, of Marietta, Ohio (formerly of Woodsfield, Ohio) passed away Thursday, April 29, 2021 at the Marietta Memorial Hospital, Marietta, Ohio.
He was born at Barnesville, Ohio on September 17, 1950 a son of the late Vernon Junior Markle and Ora Jane VanFossen Markle Barr.
Dewayne was a retired AutoCAD draftsman for Malta Windows, Malta, Ohio and was owner/operator of DM Draft, Marietta, Ohio.
He was an avid Ohio State and Cleveland Browns fan. He also enjoyed spending time with family and friends on Lake Erie.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his father-in-law, Albert Sarver.
Surviving are his wife, Teresa Sarver Markle whom he married on August 8, 1997; one son, Michael (Danielle) Pierce of St. Clairsville, Ohio; one sister, Ora Mae (Butch) Malone of Parkersburg, West Virginia; one brother, Kevin (Charlene) Markle of Williamstown, West Virginia; mother-in-law, Janice Sarver of Marietta, Ohio; sister-in-law, Tallarie (Tom) Stewart of Marietta, Ohio; two nieces, Nicole Dotson, Marisa (Scott) Martin; two nephews, Joe (Erin) Stewart, Curtis Markle; one great-niece; five great-nephews; life-long friends, Ray (Denise) Dalrymple, David (Diane) Dalrymple and Ivan Radar.
Friends will be received at the Watters Funeral Home, 37501 State Route 78 West, Woodsfield, Ohio from 11:00 a.m. until time of services at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 4, 2021 with Pastor Dan Hess officiating.
Burial will follow in the Bracken Ridge Cemetery near Lewisville, Ohio.