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Root, Marilyn L.
Root, Marilyn L.
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Root, Marilyn L.

Date of Death: February 8, 2017

Service Details
In accordance with her wishes cremation will take place a private graveside service will be held at Mt. Ever-Rest Memorial Park and a celebration of her life will be held in the spring, her favorite time of year. The service date and time will be announced.

Age 87, passed away on February 8, 2017. Marilyn was born in Flint, MI, on October 17, 1929, the daughter of the late George and Hazel Moss. She was also preceded in passing by two brothers, Don Moss and Ray Brown. Marilyn was kind and loving with a great personality. She loved to be around family and friends. She attended Wesleyan Methodist Church. Marilyn leaves to cherish her memory a son, Brian (Darleen) Root; two daughters, Rebecca (Jim Olney) Cowley and Brenda (Scott Adams) Root; three grandchildren, Jason (Veronica) Barker, Brian (Jessica) Lowman, Emily Root; great-grandson, Christopher.

Memorial contributions may be made to Loaves and Fishes, c/o the funeral home.
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3 comments on article "Root, Marilyn L."

Chuck and Sue Whitfield

We are so sorry to hear of Marilyn's passing. Chuck has wonderful memories of her growing up. We are keeping all of you in our thoughts and prayers.

Chuck and Sue

Victoria L. Penny

Marilyn, was a strong, independent woman, she endured many of life's challenges with grace. She was a true survivor. She will be missed.


I love you and miss you....Thank you for always being my best friend ,biggest fan,and wonderful will live on in my heart forever. RIP mommy

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