Donald L. Marriott, 77, Tonganoxie: Aug. 19, 1943 – Oct. 21, 2020

TONGANOXIE, Kan. – Donald L. Marriott, 77, died Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020, at Legend Healthcare, Tonganoxie, Kan. Donnie was born Aug. 19, 1943, in Osage City, Kan., the son of Russell E. and Vivian K. (Martin) Marriott.

He graduated from Osage City High School in 1961. He attended Washburn University, where he played basketball and was a member of the track team.

He was a beloved and long-time bartender in Topeka, Kan., and had worked in construction. He built a several houses around Osage City. Donnie served in the Marines National Guard.

Donnie is survived by his two brothers, Rick (Paula) Marriott, of Olathe, Kan., and Gary Marriott, San Antonio, Texas, and will be missed greatly by his family, his nieces and nephews, and his many friends in Topeka.

Cremation is planned and family will have a private graveside service at Osage City Cemetery at a later date. Condolences can be left at


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Contact us: Osage County News | P.O. Box 62, Lyndon, KS 66451 | [email protected] | 785-828-4994 | Powered by Osage County, Kansas