She was born in Alliance, Ohio on January 12, 1958, graduated from Garettesville High School and received her Certified Nursing Assistant Certificate from Maplewood Joint Vocational School.
Marlene is survived by her son; Joshua Tenney of WV; and daughters, Bridgett Tenney-Girard and Jessica Tenney both of Spring Hill, FL; siblings, Warren Carpenter, Roy Carpenter, William (Bill) Carpenter and Wendy (Carpenter) Eves; grandchildren, Destiny Daoust, Nathan Girard, Madaline Tenney, Jaidyn Daoust, Natalie Girard, Gabriella Daoust and Liliana Cory. She would have been a great grandma in Oct. 2022 to Leora Evangeline.
She was predeceased by her siblings, Harry Carpenter, Wilda (Carpenter) Pratt, Bailey (Speedy) Carpenter, Harold (Weasel) Carpenter and Carl Carpenter.
A gathering of family & friends for Marlene will be held from 1pm to 2pm, Saturday, August 13, 2022 at Turner Funeral Homes, where a memorial service will begin at 2PM.