Georgia Marilyn Elizabeth Georgia, age 91, formerly a longtime resident of Upper Arlington, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, July 23, 2014. She was born December 8, 1922 in Toledo, Ohio, daughter of the late Raymond M. and Jessie (Bolich) Shelton. Marilyn graduated from Toledo Libbey High School and attended the University of Toledo. Marilyn was preceded in death by her husband of 69 years, Lynn Wesley Georgia, her high school sweetheart, in October, 2012. Marilyn lived life like a Proverbs 31 woman. Her family was her passion and she will be dearly missed by her children, Carol L. (Ronald) Kuck, Gregory A. (Karen) Georgia and Gail L. Lindenbaum; her grandchildren, Jennifer, Jason, Crysten, Missy, David, Keith, Ryan, and Kyle; great grandchildren, Tori, Louis, Nick, Jae, Ava, James, Thomas, Sean, Aubrey, and Joel; other family members and many close friends. Marilyn volunteered with the American Red Cross and served as chairwoman of volunteers. She was a member of Order of Eastern Star, and was a Lioness of Lions Club. She also was the editor of the Sugar Island newspaper. She enjoyed being an artist, especially sculpting and painting. Above all else though, Marilyn loved her family and friends. She did not know an enemy and was a friend to all. Family will receive friends from 3-5 p.m. Friday with a funeral service beginning at 5 p.m. Friday, July 25, 2014 at Grace Church of Powell, 7600 Liberty Road, Powell, OH 43065. Pastor Rick Nuzum officiating. Please join the family for a time of food and fellowship following the service. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Red Cross, 995 East Broad St., Columbus, OH 43205, in her memory. Please visit www.schoedinger.com
to share a memory or extend condolences. Arrangements by SCHOEDINGER NORTHWEST CHAPEL, 1740 Zollinger Road, Columbus, OH 43221.