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Marilyn J.

October 1, 1926 – October 25, 2018

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Marilyn J. Strunk

Marilyn Jane Strunk passed away October 25, 2018 at Spectrum Butterworth Hospital. Marilyn was born October 1, 1926 in Kalamazoo the daughter of Garrison and Lucy (Stolle) Boyce. On June 30, 1951 married the love of her life, James (Jimmy) R. Strunk and he preceded her in death in 1972. A nurse, Marilyn was employed by Butterworth Hospital for over fifteen years and later Steelcase for over twenty years, retiring in 1993. Marilyn enjoyed traveling as much as she could, painting, reading, and fishing. In her younger years Marilyn enjoyed horseback riding, even racing horses at the county fair. Marilyn attended Central Seventh Day Adventist Church in Grand Rapids for many years. Most important to Marilyn was her family, especially her children and grandchildren. She was the matriarch of the family and hosted many parties for them through the years. Marilyn is survived by sons: Mark (Mary Ann) Strunk, Josh Strunk, daughters: Stephanee (Fred) Wallace, grandchildren: Gretchen, Noel, Ann, Jimmy, Katie, Mollie, and Lecia, seven great grandchildren, brothers: Phillip Boyce and John Boyce, sisters: Kay Bowen and Nancy Counterman, sister in law: Susan Tubandt, and several nieces and nephews. Marilyn was also preceded in death by her parents, a daughter: Lecia Strunk, brothers: Garrison (Buddy) Boyce and David Boyce, sisters: Jeanne Calkins and Joanne Steward. Marilyn’s family will receive friends, Monday, October 29, 2018, 10:00 to 11:00 AM at Williams-Gores Funeral Home, Delton where her funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 AM. Burial will take place in South Martin Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation will be appreciated. Please visit to share a memory or to leave a condolence message for Marilyn’s family.

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When Monday, October 29th, 2018 10:00am - 11:00am
Williams-Gores Funeral Home
Delton, MI 49046

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Monday, October 29th, 2018 11:00am
Williams-Gores Funeral Home
Delton, MI 49046

Interment Information

South Martin Cemetery
1300 10th Street
Martin, MI 49070