MARILYN DELIGHT COLLIER, 68, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne, Ind. She was born March 11, 1944 in Berne, Ind. the daughter of the late Charles Edward and Delight (Weaver) Sills. She married Michael Collier on July 27, 1963 in Fort Wayne, Ind. Marilyn was a self-employed seamstress, and LPN and worked as a receptionist and in customer service for several trucking companies. She was a member of the Spencerville Order of the Eastern Star #386 and the St. Peter Lutheran Church. Surviving are her husband, Michael Collier of Spencerville, Ind.; daughter, Kelly (Darwin) Hand of Leo, Ind.; son, David (Dana) Collier of Spencerville, Ind.; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a brother, Robert Sills. Funeral service is 11 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013 at Carnahan-Baidinger & Walter Funeral Home in Spencerville, Ind., with calling one hour prior to service. Visitation also from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013 at the funeral home with a Eastern Star Service to be held at 8 p.m. Memorials to the Spencerville Order of the Eastern Star #386, 5800 SR 1, Spencerville, Ind. 46788 and Leo U.M. Preschool, 13527 Leo Rd., Leo, Ind. To view an online obituary and sign the guestbook, please visit us at

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Carnahan-Baidinger & Walter Funeral Home - Spencerville
6992 St Rd 1  Spencerville, IN 46788
(260) 238-4488

Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Feb. 18, 2013