82, beloved mother, grandmother and sister, went to be with the Lord on June 1, 2014. Her husband, Gary, to whom she was married 52 years, passed away in 2004. Marilyn was a member of The Chapel in North Canton, where she served on the Mission Committee and worked in the nursery before retiring. She studied music privately and at Malone College, and served for 30 years as organist or pianist at churches in Warren, Ohio, and locally. As a member for many years of the Canton Gideon Auxiliary, she also served a term as Chaplain.
Marilyn delighted in her role as wife of Gary, mother of Dianne (Terry) Eves and Scott (Caroline) Warstler, and grandmother of Eric (Beth) Eves, Kevin (Erin) Eves, David Warstler, Michael (Kimberly) Warstler (serving in the Air Force), Holly (Eric) Gandee and step-grandchildren Hannah and Giles Debenham. She is survived by sisters Neva Jurkovich and Roberta (Don) Ott, both of Massillon, as well as nieces and nephews; preceded in death by her parents Ellsworth and Evelyn Wagner, also of Massillon.
Private interment will be at Warstler Cemetery. A memorial service will be held at The Chapel in North Canton at 715 Whittier Ave. NW, on Saturday, June 7, 2014, at 11 a.m., with Rev. Mike McCartney officiating. The family will receive visitors beginning at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Chapel in North Canton or to the Canton Camp of Gideons International. Arrangements under the direction of Karlo-Libby Funeral Home.